His Majesty the King elevated the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, National Security Adviser and Secretary General of the Supreme Defense Council and Commander of the Royal Guard, Major General His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, to the rank of First Lieutenant. general.
His Majesty King Hamad, the Personal Representative of His Majesty the King, was also accompanied by His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Khalifa, and the Commander of the Special Force of the Royal Guard, Colonel His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa.
The Chief of Staff of the Bahrain Defense Force, Lieutenant General Theyab bin Saqr Al Nuaimi, was also present.
His Majesty the King, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, promoted His Highness Sheikh Nasser to the rank of lieutenant general, in recognition of the tremendous efforts he is making to serve the country in the military field, including His Highness’s distinguished military achievements, as Supreme Commander. Secretary General of the Defense Council, National Security Adviser, and Commander of the Royal Guard.
In addition, His Highness Sheikh Nasser was promoted thanks to his efforts in strengthening the defense and military capabilities of the Kingdom, and the contributions of his brothers in the Bahrain Defense Force in providing humanitarian relief aid to the injured in brotherly and friendly countries, and his unwavering interest in helping orphans, and his keenness to support Bahraini youth and athletes, As well as the success of His Highness in winning international and regional championships, the latest of which is the World Endurance Championship in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
His Majesty the King, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, praised the efforts made by Lieutenant General Sheikh Nasser in serving the Kingdom in the field of economic security and as Vice-Chairman of the Royal Fund for Soldiers Dead.
His Majesty the King expressed his sincere appreciation to His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad in his capacity as one of the loyal Bahraini citizens, wishing him continued success.
His Majesty the King, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, highly valued the efforts made by the brave members of the Bahrain Defense Force to defend the homeland, wishing them further success.
King Hamad issued Royal Order No. (21) of 2023 promoting the National Security Adviser and Secretary General of the Supreme Defense Council, Major General Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, to the rank of Lieutenant General.