Preceded byMohamed Lamari UnitCorps of Artillery ReligionSunni Islam NameAhmed Salah
AllegianceAlgeria Years of service1958–present
Born13 January 1940 (age 75)
Batna, Algeria (1940-01-13) RankLieutenant general فريق Similar PeopleAbdelaziz Bouteflika, Mohamed Mediene, Said Bouteflika, Abdelmalek Sellal, Amar Saidani
Service/branchPeople's National Army Battles and warsAlgerian War, Sand War
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Ahmed Gaid Salah (Arabic: أحمد قايد صالح; born 13 January 1940, in Batna, Algeria) is a senior officer of the Algerian army. In 2004, he became chief of staff of the Algerian People's National Army. In September 2013 he became vice minister of defence.
Gaid Salah was promoted to the rank of General in 1993. He is married and father of seven children.