Algeria – The President of the Republic, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, appointed Major-General Hassen Alaimia as Commander of the 4th Military Region, succeeding the powerful Major General Abderrazak Cherif.
Hassen Alaimia has held several positions of responsibility within the military institution since the 2000s. He distinguished himself particularly in 2014 by leading the monitoring unit of the ethnic conflict in Ghardaia.
After serving as Director of the Biskra Special Forces Enforcement School, Hassen Alaimia, then General, was appointed in July 2010 by Presidential Decree as Chief of Staff of the 4th Military Police. Military Region.
Two years later, in July 2012, he was dismissed as Chief of Staff of the 4th RM and appointed Deputy Commander of the same Military District. A position he held until his appointment, in August, to the post of Commander of the 4th Military District.