His leadership in the fight against enemy forces in Afghanistan and Iraq won him respect among many military leaders.
General John Nicholson is the commander of international forces in Afghanistan.
"I first met him in Nangahar province in Afghanistan, where we were in a tough fight in 2006, and he's a very inspirational leader -- I know he inspired me."
2: enemy 敌人
3: respect 尊敬
4: general 将军
5: commander 指挥官; 司令官
6: province 省
7: inspirational 给予启迪的; 有感召力的