In 38 years of service, Clark rose to the rank of four-star general
as NATO's Supreme Allied Commander (Europe, 1997-2000).
28 post-modern coup, Ecevik Bir, who was a four-star general
at the time of the post-modern coup, said his remarks had been twisted by a columnist.
Another officer above Raheel Sharif on the seniority list was Lieutenant-General Rashad Mahmoud, who has been appointed to the topmost but largely ceremonial post of Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) and also elevated to the rank of four-star general
In this memoir, McChrystal, a retired four-star general
in the US Army who teaches at Yale U.
Senior North Korean military officer Hyon Yong Chol has been demoted from the rank of vice marshal to a four-star general
, according to a report by the North's official Korean Central News Agency.
The highly decorated four-star general
died at his home in Tampa, Florida, said a US official, who spoke on condition of anonymity.
The highest ranking military officer in the US is 60-year-old four-star General
is Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, having a Master's thesis in Irish literature and a longtime passion for Irish music.
Hersh said he interviewed a retired four-star general
who told him he learned what was going on from some of the trainers who called him and voiced concerns.
The first formal mention of his name in official state communications came just over a year ago, in October 2010, when he was promoted to the rank of four-star general
just before a rare meeting of the country's ruling party.
Twenty-eight military officers, including a four-star general
, have gone on trial in Turkey in connection with an alleged plot to overthrow the country's Islamic-rooted government -- the first time a serving general has been brought in front of a civilian court.
Despite having little in the way of a military background, Kim Kyong-Hui was promoted last September to become a four-star general
1 Which son of Korean leader Kim Jong-il was elevated to the post of four-star general
without military experience, amid rumours he is to succeed his father?
The four-star general
appears to be doing very well", said Senator Carl Levin, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, minutes after the dramatic episode that stunned lawmakers.
Clark, a retired four-star general
after nearly 40 years in the Army, is the chairman of the investment bank Rodman & Renshaw of New York and director of several public and private companies in Europe and North America.
Summary: WASHINGTON: Former Secretary of State Alexander Haig, a four-star general
who served as a top adviser to three presidents and had presidential ambitions of his own, died Saturday of complications from an infection, his family said.