Ismaïl Fathali

Ismaïl Fathali (born November 3, 1958 in Béja), is a Tunisian general appointed on August 12, 2014 by former president Moncef Marzouki as Tunisian Army Chief of Staff.[1]

Ismaïl Fathali
Born (1958-11-03) 3 November 1958 (age 63)
Béja, Tunisia
Allegiance Tunisia
Service/branch Tunisian Army
Years of service1983–present
RankGrade Terre tunisienne O8.png Brigadier General
Commands heldTunisian Army Chief of Staff
Director General of weapons and ammunition
1st Armoured Infantry Brigade
31st armored regiment
32sd armored regiment
Battles/warsChaambi Operations
AwardsUnited Nations Medal
Military Medal
Badge of Honor 1st Class


  1. ^ "Tunisie: Ismaïl Fathali nommé chef d'Etat-major de l'armée de terre". Al Huffington Post. Retrieved 17 January 2016.