Lt Gen Sean MacFarland at the Oxford Union
- Event Start: 18th November 2016, 8:00pm
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** Please note that this event is only open to members of the Oxford Union ** JOIN NOW: https://www.oxford-union.org/joining/join Commander of the Coalition against ISIS, Lt Gen Sean MacFarland Friday 18th November 2016, 8pm As the Commanding General of Operation Inherent Resolve until July 2016, Sean MacFarland led the Combined Joint Task Force against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. He was featured in this year's TIME 100, and is a recipient of the Defence Distinguished Service Medal. Since August 2014, he has served as Commanding General of the III Corps, responsible for more than 100,000 soldiers. MacFarland was previously Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations as part of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan.