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Abdelilah Benkirane

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Abdelilah Benkirane
عبد الإله بنكيران
Prime Minister of Morocco
In office
29 November 2011 – 17 March 2017
MonarchMohammed VI
Preceded byAbbas El Fassi
Succeeded bySaadeddine Othmani
Leader of the Opposition
In office
20 July 2008 – 29 November 2011
Prime MinisterAbbas El Fassi
Preceded bySaadeddine Othmani
Succeeded bySalaheddine Mezouar
Leader of the Justice and Development Party
Assumed office
20 July 2008
Preceded bySaadeddine Othmani
Personal details
Born (1954-04-02) 2 April 1954 (age 70)
Rabat, Morocco
Political partyJustice and Development Party

Abdelilah Benkirane (Arabic: عبد الإله بنكيران, born 2 April 1954) is a Moroccan politician. He was Prime Minister of Morocco from November 2011 to March 2017.[1][2] He was elected as a moderate Islamist Justice and Development Party.[3][4][5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Le Parti justice et développement aux portes du pouvoir - France 24". France 24 (in French). 2011-11-26. Retrieved 2018-02-24.
  2. "Morocco's new govt targets 5.5 pct GDP growth | Reuters". Reuters.com. 2012-01-19. Archived from the original on 2020-08-04. Retrieved 2018-09-21.
  3. "Législatives 2011: Trois scénarios pour une victoire". L'économiste. Retrieved 25 November 2011.
  4. "Marocco: leader partito islamico, garantiremo le liberta' individuali". Adnkronos. Archived from the original on 5 September 2012. Retrieved 25 November 2011.
  5. "Fin des travaux sur la culture de la réforme au Maroc". Le Matin. Retrieved 25 November 2011.[permanent dead link]