According to the information obtained, Supreme Military Council The meeting will be held at the Presidential Complex tomorrow.
President Recep Tayyip ErdoganCouncil members, Vice President Fuat Oktay, Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, Minister of Justice Abdulhamit Gül, Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Minister of Interior Süleyman Soylu, Minister of Treasury and Finance Lütfi Elvan, Minister of National Education Ziya Selçuk, Chief of General Staff Yaşar Güler, Land Forces Commander General Ümit Dündar, Naval Forces Commander Admiral Adnan Özbal and Air Forces Commander General Hasan Küçükakyüz.
Before the Council meeting, members of the Council under the chairmanship of President Erdoğan will visit Anıtkabir as they do every year.
At the meeting at the Presidential Complex, the promotion and assignment files of the generals, as well as the promotion of colonels, the extension of their term of office or their retirement, will be discussed. While the YAŞ studies are expected to be completed in one day, the decisions taken at the Council will be implemented after Erdoğan’s approval.
State of the command echelon
Among the topics to be discussed at the meeting promotion and assignment files of generals and admirals will also be included.
The Chief of General Staff, General Yaşar Güler, has not yet completed the waiting period in office, as well as the age limit.
However, the status of Air Force Commander General Hasan Küçükakyüz and Naval Forces Commander Admiral Adnan Özbal, whose terms of office were extended by one year within the scope of last year’s Council decisions, as well as Land Forces Commander General Ümit Dündar, who completed his term and age limit this year, are from YAŞ. It is one of the most important decisions to be made.
Land Forces Commander Gen. Dundar for his important role in the domestic and cross-border operations of the Turkish Armed Forces, Admiral Özbal for his success in the protection of the “Blue Homeland”, and Gen. Küçükakyüz, who undertook important duties in dealing a heavy blow to terrorist organizations with air operations, and Gen. are among the names.
In case the force commanders retire, according to the custom, 1st Army Commander General Musa Avsever, who is the most senior general in the Land Forces Command, Combatant Air Force Commander General Atilla Gülan in the Air Force Command, and Navy Commander Admiral Ercüment Tatlıoğlu in the Naval Forces Command are among the strongest candidates for the force command. exists.
Names waiting for the fourth star
Within the scope of YAŞ decisions, some lieutenant generals are expected to be promoted to a higher rank.
In this context, the 3rd Army Commander, Lieutenant General Şeref Öngay, whose mandate was extended last year, and the Aegean Army Commander Lieutenant General Ali Sivri, the 2nd Chief of General Staff Lieutenant General Selçuk Bayraktaroğlu, Chief of General Staff General Plan Principles Lieutenant General Yavuz Türkgenci, Land Forces Command Training and Doctrine Commander (EDOK) Lieutenant General Sinan Yayla, 3rd Corps Commander Lieutenant General Kemal Yeni, Air Training Commander Lieutenant General Ziya Cemal Kadıoğlu and Air Force Chief of Staff Lieutenant General İsmail Güneykaya are among the names in the promotion line with the possibility of wearing the fourth star.
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