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MAJOR GENERAL. A military officer, commanding a division or number of regiments; the next in rank below a lieutenant general.

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The event was also attended by Major-General Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Thani, assistant commander-in-chief of ports affairs, Major-General Mohammed Saif Al Zafin, assistant commander-in-chief for operations and Major-General Al Salal Saeed bin Huwaidi Al Falasi, Brigadier-General Mohammed Saeed Bakhit, assistant commander-in-chief of community affairs and facilities, Major-General Abdullah Ali Al Ghaithi, director-general of the department of security, establishments and emergencies, Jamal Al Hay, vice-president at the Dubai Airports, among others.
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Al-Fahad was received at the airport by Major-General Saad Al-Khulaifi, Director General of the Qatari General Security, and Kuwait's Ambassador in Doha Meteb Al-Mutawteh.
The ISPR said the Major Generals promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General include Major-General Sadiq Ali, Umar Durrani, Aamir Riaz and Asim Saleem Bajwa (DG ISPR).
According to Reuters , the proposal targeted commanders on government's side include Major-General Marial Chanuong Yol Mangok, commander of president Salva Kiir's guards unit; sector one commander Lieutenant-General Gabriel Jok Riak; and third division commander Major-General Santino Deng Wol.
Major-General Stefan Vasilev has formally taken over the command of the land forces of the Bulgarian Army at a special ceremony.
Major-General Mohammad Ahmad Al Merri, Director-General of Dubai General Department for Residency and Foreigners Affairs, told Gulf News yesterday that the number of people arrested at the airport after undergoing iris scans had increased in 2009 by 4,000 compared to 2008.
BDF General Command Headquarters Director Major-General Hassan Mohammed Saad, Acting Chief-of-Staff Major-General Abdullah Hassan Al Nuaimi, Assistant Chief-of-Staff for Logistics and Supplies (Naval) Major-General Yousef Ahmed Mal-Allah, Director of Military Cooperation (Naval) Major-General Mohammed Hashem Al Sada, and Acting Royal Bahrain Navy Force's commander Commodore Mohammed Yousef Al Asam, also attended the meeting.
Major-General Mohammed Saif Al Zafin, Assistant Commander-in-Chief of the Dubai Police for Operations, said 622 people will be rewarded for their driving.
The UNIFIL Force Commander, Major-General Paolo Serra and UNTSO Chief of Staff Major-General Michael Finn expressed their deepest condolences to the Austrian Government and to the family of the Military Observer.