Ahmed Asmat Abdel-Meguid

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Ahmed Asmat Abdel-Meguid
أحمد عصمت عبد المجيد
Ahmed Asmat Abdel-Meguid.jpg
5th Secretary-General of the Arab League
In office
1 June 1991 – 1 June 2001
Preceded byChedli Klibi
Succeeded byAmr Moussa
Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
17 July 1984 – 1 June 1991
PresidentHosni Mubarak
Prime Minister
Preceded byKamal Hassan Ali
Succeeded byAmr Moussa
Personal details
Born(1923-03-22)22 March 1923
Cairo, Egypt
Died21 December 2013(2013-12-21) (aged 90)
Cairo, Egypt
Political partyNational Democratic Party
Alma materAlexandria University
University of Paris

Ahmed Asmat Abdel-Meguid (Arabic: أحمد عصمت عبد المجيد‎; 22 March 1923[1][2][3] – 21 December 2013) was an Egyptian diplomat. He was the Foreign Minister of Egypt between 1984 and 1991, and as the Secretary-General of the Arab League from 1991 until 2001.[4]

He died in Cairo on 21 December 2013, at the age of 90.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "IBN: Index bio-bibliographicus notorum hominum". Biblio Verlag. 15 February 2019 – via Google Books.
  2. "Ahmed Asmat Abdel-Meguid". www.sis.gov.eg.
  3. "أحمد عصمت عبد المجيد". www.aljazeera.net.
  4. "Ismat Abdel Majid". Alexandria Governorate. Archived from the original on 25 October 2010. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  5. "Former Arab League secretary-general Esmat Abdel-Meguid dies". Ahram Online. Retrieved 23 December 2013.