Nouri al-Maliki

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His Excellency
Nouri al-Maliki
نوري المالكي
Nouri al-Maliki with Bush, June 2006, cropped.jpg
74th Prime Minister of Iraq
In office
20 May 2006 – 12 Aug 2014
President Jalal Talabani
Fuad Masum
Deputy
Preceded by Ibrahim al-Jaafari
Succeeded by Haider Al-Abadi
Minister of the Interior
Acting
Assumed office
21 December 2010
Preceded by Jawad al-Bulani
In office
20 May 2006 – 8 June 2006
Preceded by Baqir Jabr al-Zubeidi
Succeeded by Jawad al-Bulani
Minister of Defence
Acting
In office
21 December 2010 – 17 August 2011
Preceded by Qadir Obeidi
Succeeded by Saadoun al-Dulaimi
Minister of National Security Affairs
Acting
Assumed office
21 December 2010
Preceded by Shirwan al-Waili
Leader of the Islamic Dawa Party
Assumed office
1 May 2007
Preceded by Ibrahim al-Jaafari
Personal details
Born Nouri Kamil Mohammed Hasan al-Maliki
20 June 1950 (1950-06-20) (age 66)
Hindiya, Iraq
Nationality Iraqi
Political party Islamic Dawa Party
State of Law Coalition
Spouse(s) Faleeha Khalil
Children 4
Alma mater Usul al-Din College
University of Baghdad
Religion Shia Islam

Nouri Kamil Mohammed Hasan al-Maliki (born 20 June 1950) is an Iraqi politician. He was the Prime minister of Iraq in May 2006[1][2] to August 2014. His predecessor was Ibrahim al-Jaafari.

References[change | change source]

  1. Flexing Muscle, Baghdad Detains U.S. Contractors The New York Times, 16 January 2012.
  2. [1] Foreign Affairs, 31 January 2012.