Emomali Rahmon

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Emomali Rahmon
Эмомалӣ Раҳмон
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3rd President of Tajikistan
Assumed office
16 November 1994
Acting: 19 November 1992 – 16 November 1994
Prime Minister Abdumalik Abdullajanov
Abdujalil Samadov
Jamshed Karimov
Yahyo Azimov
Oqil Oqilov
Kokhir Rasulzoda
Preceded by Rahmon Nabiyev
Leader of the People's Democratic Party
Assumed office
10 December 1994
Preceded by Position established
Personal details
Born Emomali Sharipovich Rahmonov
5 October 1952 (1952-10-05) (age 65)
Kulob, Tajik SSR, Soviet Union
Political party People's Democratic Party (1994–present)
Spouse(s) Azizmo Asadullayeva
Children 7 daughters
2 sons
Alma mater Tajik State National University
Religion Sunni Islam

Emomali Rahmon (Tajik: Эмомалӣ Раҳмон, Emomalî Rahmon/Emomalī Rahmon; born 5 October 1952) is a Tajikistani politician. He has served as President of Tajikistan (or its equivalent post) since 1992.[1]

During the early years of his presidency, Rahmon faced a civil war in which up to 100,000 people died. In 2013, he was elected to a fourth term in office.

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