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NATURE AND COMPOSITION

  • The Military House provides support services for the President of the Republic in his capacity as Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces.
  • The Military House comprises the Head of the Military House, advisers and aides-de-camp, all of whom are officers of the Armed Forces. Support is provided by the secretariat and by administrative personnel.


DUTIES, ORGANISATION AND WORKING

The Military House is organised on the basis of the three branches of the Armed Forces. Each branch has its own advisory service headed by an adviser from the branch in question. The aides-de-camp are officers from the three branches of the Armed Forces.

In keeping with this criterion and in the light of its duties and composition, the organisation of the Military House is currently as follows:


Head of the Military House

The Head of the Military House is in charge and represents the President of the Republic whenever the President so determines. He also provides the link between the President of the Republic and the military authorities.

 
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