Gen. Al-Bunyan appointed Chief of the General Staff

May 14, 2014

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah today issued a royal decree announcing the retirement of Gen.  Hussain bin Abdullah bin Hussain Al-Qubail as Chief of the General Staff and promoting Lieutenant General Abdulrahman bin Saleh Al-Bunyan as his replacement at the rank of general.  King Abdullah also appointed Commander of the Air Forces Lieutenant General Fayyad bin Hamid bin Raqed Al-Ruwaili as Deputy Chief of General Staff.