Algeria – The Chief of Staff of the National People's Army, Lieutenant-General Ahmed Gaid Salah, installed today, Thursday, August 30, Major-General Mohamed Hassen Allaimia at the post of Commander of the 4th Military District, says the Department of National Defense in a statement.
Gaïd Salah installs the Major General In the name of His Excellency, the President of the Republic, Supreme Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of National Defense and in accordance with the Presidential Decree of August 25, 2018, the General de Corps de Army Ahmed Gaïd Salah, Deputy Minister of National Defense, Chief of Staff of the National People's Army chaired this morning Thursday, August 30, 2018, the ceremony of handover and the installation of General-Major Hassan Allaimia as Commander of the 4th Military Region in Ouargla, in succession to Major General Cherif Abderezzak, retired
At the beginning and in fidelity to the memory of the Chouhada, the Army Corps General observed a moment of meditation on the soul of the Chahid "Chihani Bashir", whose name is carried by the headquarters of the Region, where he laid a wreath of flowers in front of the stele commemorating his memory and recited the Fatiha on his soul and on those of our brave Chouhada.
Then and in the presence of the cadres and the personnel of the Region, the General of Corps of Army announced the official installation of General-Major Hassan Allaïmia, new Commander of the Region, and handed to him the emblem National:
"In the name of His Excellency, the President of the Republic, Supreme Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of National Defense and in accordance with the Presidential Decree of 25 August 2018, I officially set up, on this day, the General- Major Hassan Allaïmia, Commander of the 4th Military Region, in succession to Major General Cherif Abderezzak. "
After the approval of the Procès-verbal of the transfer of power, the Lieutenant-General held a meeting with the Command and the executives of the Region, where he gave a speech, followed by videoconference by all units of the 4th and 6th Military Regions, and through which he emphasized the strategic importance of this Military Region and the efforts of its units in securing our South-East national borders. and neuralgic points in the territory of the Region:
"On this step, the National People's Army, worthy heir to the National Liberation Army backed by the unwavering support of His Excellency, the President of the Republic, Supreme Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of National Defense will remain committed to the fulfillment of its constitutional missions with dedication and competence and under all conditions and circumstances. It will never be hindered by potential challenges and challenges. To tell the truth, the major issues that deserve to be worked hard to win are the challenge of safeguarding Algeria's independence, strengthening the foundations of its national sovereignty and its territorial integrity and the preservation of its the strength and cohesion of his people.
We are clearly aware that Algeria still faces many challenges that it must win. With this, the National People's Army considers itself a bearer of a noble nationalist message with historical and even prospective scope and is always mobilized in the service of its people and its homeland. "
The General of the Army Corps urged the staff of the units of the Region and all the personnel of the National People's Army to intensify their persevering and inescapable efforts and to be clearly aware that the National People's Army, worthy heiress of the National Liberation Army always needs all sincere and dedicated efforts to safeguard the security of Algeria, its stability and all its ramparts:
"In this context, the men of the National People's Army, worthy heir to the National Liberation Army, are fully committed to defending all our land borders, our territorial waters and our airspace. Admittedly, it is a heavy responsibility that requires these men to fully master the imperatives of the proper performance of assigned missions and to ensure that they improve their skills, develop their skills and develop their professional skills and abilities. These are the real qualities that we strive to promote among today's and tomorrow's executives, with whom we intend to take the course of the modernization of our army and its rational and gradual implementation on the rails of professionalism which, as As you know, this is a long, quality step already taken by our Armed Forces on more than one level. This certainly augurs well for our ability to move further, and we will certainly cross them because we have great ambitions and legitimate career aspirations that we persevere in realizing on the ground in all circumstances and conditions. "
The Army Corps General then listened to the interventions of the Region's personnel who reiterated their unwavering commitment to defend the territorial integrity of our country.