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Fri, 17 May 2019 09:06 - Updated Fri, 17 May 2019 18:24

Angolan President sacks 88 Armed Forces generals

Luanda - The Angolan President, João Lourenço, in his capacity as Commander-in-Chief of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), on Thursday sacked 88 generals of the Armed Forces (FAA), reads a note from the Head of State's Civil Office that has reached ANGOP.

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According to the note, the president promoted 28 officers to take up varied positions, namely two admirals, one general, nine lieutenant-generals, 15 brigadiers and one rear-admiral.

The president also appointed 66 officers to take up various leading positions inside the Angolan Armed Forces.

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