Mohamad Chatah

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Mohamad Chatah

Mohamad Bahaa Chatah (Arabic: محمد بهاء شطح‎;‎ 1951 – 27 December 2013) was a Lebanese economist and diplomat. He served as Ambassador to the United States from 1997 to 2000. He was also Minister of Finance from 2008 to 2009. He was born in Tripoli. He was a Sunni Muslim.

On 27 December 2013, Chatah was killed in a bombing in central Beirut. His killing was called a terrorist attack and an assassination.[1]

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  1. "Beirut blast kills Sunni ex-minister Mohamad Chatah". BBC News. BBC. 27 December 2013. Retrieved 1 April 2019.