New Chief of Staff promoted, then sworn in

Tripoli, 31 July 2013:

The new Chief of Staff Colonel Abdulsalam Jad Allah Al-Salheen Al-Obaidi was yesterday promoted to the rank of Major-General of the Libyan Army.

He was then sworn in as Chief of Staff at a ceremony attended by President of the General National Congress (GNC), Nuri Abu Sahmain; Deputy President, Saleh Makhzoum, and a number of other GNC members.

Al-Obaidi had been This article is only available to subscribers. Please login or subscribe.