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Erfan al-Hiyali (Arabic: عرفان الحيالي‎) is the Secretary of Defense of Iraq, serving in the Cabinet of Haider al-Abadi. The Iraqi parliament voted on al-Hiyali as defense minister on January 30, 2017.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

Erfan al-Hiyali
عرفان الحيالي
Erfan al-Hiyali.jpg
Iraq Secretary of Defense
Assumed office
January 30, 2017
PresidentHaider al-Abadi
Commander of Iraq Central Command

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  1. ^ "The Baghdad Post -- Erfan-al-Hiyali". The Baghdad Post. Retrieved 4 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Iraq parliament appoints new defense and interior ministers". English.alarabiya.net. Retrieved 4 December 2017.
  3. ^ "Iraqi defense minister, Erfan al-Hiyali, and interior minister, Qasim al-Araji". Ekurd.net. Retrieved 4 December 2017.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2017-12-03. Retrieved 2017-12-02.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Iraq's new ministers more of the same mould". The Arab Weekly. Retrieved 4 December 2017.
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2017-12-03. Retrieved 2017-12-02.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)