The Army chief made is on working visit to the 2nd Military region in Oran.
"The strong popular support and the peaceful marches staged these past days countrywide are the signal that the situation in Algeria is nearing a positive ending and Algeria will live in peace, thanks to the determination of the Algerian people, throughout the national territory as a whole, to head en masse to the polling stations on December 12th. It also reflects the support of the people to their People’s National Army (ANP), worthy successor to the National Liberation Army (ALN), for its sincere and devoted position and its total faithfulness in its just rational and objective approach to surmount this period," said the Chief of Staff during a meeting with officials at the 2nd military region in Oran.
Such “constructive approach which has only one objective, namely to serve the country’s highest interest and protect the security of its people,” stressed the Army chief.
"This authentic people favorably welcomed the positions clearly expressed by the military institution since the beginning of the crisis, illustrating the deep confidence into the Army which is determined to undertake its mission in all the circumstances," he added.
This people we belong to and we perfectly know and value, have constantly managed to cope with all the adversities, thanks to their dedication and faithfulness to the national principles and old values, and also thanks to the support of the Military, which adopted a far-sighted and wise strategy, and implemented it in stages, in perfect harmony with the demands and expectations of this valiant people, "he said.