A source from the General Staff of the Free Syrian Army has told All4syria that the restructuring of the FSA command has been completed as follows:
Defense Minister: Mustafa Asaad
Deputy Defense Minister: Major General Mohammed Makhlouf
Chief of Staff: Brigadier General Abdulilah Bashir
Deputy Chief of Staff: Colonel Haitham Alafeesi
Director of Operations: Brigadier Zaki Ali Lolah
Director of Armaments: Brigadier General Adnan Khutba
Director of Logistics and Supply: Brigadier General Ahmad Ghurra
Director of Investigations: Brigadier General Ahmad Sharouf
Director of Artillery and Rockets: Brigadier Abdul Majid Aldbes
Director of the Department of Management and Administration: Brigadier General Talal Farzat
Director of Financial Management: Brigadier Ibrahim Darwish
Director of Military Judiciary: Brigadier General Mohammad Abu Zaid
Director of the Department of the Air Force: Brigadier General Salah Bsireny
Director of Signal Department: Colonel Riad Al-Saeed
Director of Military Intelligence: Brigadier General Yahya Bitar
Director of Chemistry: Brigadier Khaled al-Omar
Director of Military Engineering: Brigadier Abdul Majd Ashtar
The Defense Minister in the interim government, Asaad Mustafa, had recently met the Chief of Staff Brigadier General Abdul Ilah al-Bashir and the leadership of the Military Staff in the Turkish city of Gaziantep to discuss the restructuring of the leadership of the staff.
Mustafa said during a press conference that the military boards were found in many Syrian cities to face the forces of the Syrian regime.
Mustafa said that "the upcoming period will witness the highest degree of coordination between the political and military leaderships", and promised that "the military leaders selected will be the closest to the ground and the battlefield".
"We will work to remedy all the problems and focus on resolving them or avoiding them," Mustafa added.