Lakhdar Brahimi

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Lakhdar Brahimi
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Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
5 June 1991 – 3 February 1993
Prime Minister Sid Ahmed Ghozali
Belaid Abdessalam
Preceded by Sid Ahmed Ghozali
Succeeded by Redha Malek
United Nations and Arab League Envoy to Syria
Assumed office
1 September 2012
Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (UN)
Nabil Elaraby (AL)
Preceded by Kofi Annan
Personal details
Born (1934-01-01) 1 January 1934 (age 84)
El Azizia, Algeria
Political party National Liberation Front
Children Rym
Religion Sunni Islam

Lakhdar Brahimi (Algerian pronunciation: [læxdˤɑr bræhiːmi]; Arabic: الأخضر الإبراهيمى‎; born 1 January 1934) is an Algerian diplomat and politician.[1] He is the United Nations envoy and advisor. Since August 2012, he was the United Nations and Arab League Special Envoy to Syria.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Profile: Lakhdar Brahimi". BBC. 3 September 2012. 

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