Adil Abdul-Mahdi

Iraqi politician
Adil Abdul-Mahdi Adil (Adel) Abdul-Mahdi (al Muntafiki) is an Iraqi Shi'a politician, economist, and was one of the Vice-Presidents of Iraq from 2005 to 2011. He was formerly the Finance Minister in the Interim government. Abdel-Mahdi is a member of the powerful Shi'a party the Supreme Islamic Iraqi Council, or SIIC. Long based in neighboring Iran, the group opposed a United States administration while holding close ties with the other U.S. -backed groups that opposed Saddam Hussein, including the Kurds and the Iraqi National Congress.

Personal facts

Given name
Adil
Family name
Abdul-Mahdi
Birth place
Baghdad Iraq
Depiction
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Politics facts

Political parties
Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq
Administration served
Ghazi Mashal Ajil al-Yawer Jalal Talabani

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