8 December 1967|
|Service/branch||Sirian Arab Airmy|
|Years o service||1988–present|
|Rank||Brigadier general or Major general|
Republican Gaird |
4t Airmoured Diveesion
|Relations||Hafez al-Assad (faither)Bushra al-Assad (sister)Bassel al-Assad (brither)Bashar al-Assad (brother)Majd al-Assad (brither)Jamil al-Assad (uncle)Rifaat al-Assad (uncle)|
Maher al-Assad (Arabic: ماهر الأسد, born 8 December 1967) is a Sirie general an commander o the Republican Gaird an the airmy's elite Fowert Airmoured Diveesion, that thegither wi Sirie's secret polis form the core o the kintra's siccarity forces.
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