General Zouheir Al-Tannir

The Society’s Delegate to the government

  • Date and place of Birth: Beirut- August 13, 1933

    Country: Lebanon

    Status: married – four children

    Ranks and promotions

    1952 joined the Military School as Cadet Officer (the Military Academy )

    1955 Graduated as 2 nd Lt (armor)

    1982 promoted to Brigadier General

    1991 retired


    1974 Armor units Cdr

    1977 Chief of Army G3 Division; (operation and training)

    1979 Founder and Cdr of Command and Staff College which he established

    1983 Deputy Chief of Staff (personnel)

    1983 Cdr of Beirut Military Region and greater Beirut Area Operational forces

    1990 Chief of Staff (personnel)

    Training Courses

    1955- 56 Armor Officer Basic Course, Saumur , France

    1960 Armor Communication Officer Course, Fort Knox , Kentucky , USA

    1967-68 Armor Officer Advance Course Fort Knox , Kentucky , USA

    1974-76 War College , Brussels , Belgium

    1986 Senior International Defense Management Course, Monterey , California , USA , 1986


    Arabic – French – English


    Travel and tourism – swimming


    National Cedar Medal (Commander Level)

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