Ahmed Gaid Salah

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Ahmed Gaid Salah (Arabic: أحمد قايد صالح‎; 13 January 1940 – 23 December 2019) was a senior leader in the Algerian People's National Army. In 2004, he was appointed by then-President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to chief of staff of the army. On 15 September 2013, he was appointed Deputy Minister of Defense.

Salah died at a military hospital in Algiers of a heart attack on 23 December 2019 at the age of 79.[1][2][3]

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