IMMEDIATE RELEASE

General Officer Announcement


Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis announced today that the president has made the following nomination:

Maj. Gen. Sami D. Said for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general, and assignment as the inspector general of the Air Force, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia.  Said is currently serving as deputy inspector general, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, Pentagon, Washington, District of Columbia.