This command, known as SOCCENT, would plan for, coordinate use of, and command all SOF forces provided to CINCCENT by CINCSOC
MFP-11 gives CINCSOC
(Commander-in-Chief for Special Operations Command) substantial control over development, acquisition, promotions, and assignments in this unique mission area.
Doctrine is even more specific as to why SOF should be what CINCSOC
calls "warrior diplomats.