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Ali Mohammed Mujawar (Arabic: علي محمد مجور; born 26 April 1953) served as Prime Minister of Yemen between 7 April 2007 and December 10, 2011 and prior as electricity minister.[2]

Ali Muhammad Mujawar
علي محمد مجور
6th Prime Minister of Yemen
In office
7 April 2007 – 10 December 2011
PresidentAli Abdullah Saleh
Preceded byAbdul Qadir Bajamal
Succeeded byMohammed Basindawa
Personal details
Born (1953-04-26) 26 April 1953 (age 66)
Shabwah, South Arabia
(now Yemen)[1]
Political partyGeneral People's Congress

Following the anti-government uprising in Yemen, President Ali Abdullah Saleh fired Mujawar and the other members of the Cabinet of Yemen on March 20, 2011, but asked them to remain until a new government was formed.[3] During the uprising, on 3 June 2011, Mujawar was seriously injured in the same attack which critically wounded President Saleh. He is undergoing treatment in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.[4]

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-06-18. Retrieved 2008-09-10.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Search – Global Edition – The New York Times". International Herald Tribune. March 29, 2009. Retrieved November 12, 2010.
  3. ^ [1] Archived February 27, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, AlJazeera, March 20, 2011, accessed February 20, 2011.
  4. ^ (AFP). "Yemen's Saleh health 'bad' a week after blast". Retrieved 4 December 2017.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Abdul Qadir Bajamal
Prime Minister of Yemen
Succeeded by
Mohammed Basindawa