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List of prime ministers of Qatar

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The Prime Minister of the State of Qatar (Arabic: رئیس الوزرا القطری‎ is the second most powerful official of Qatar, who heads the Government of Qatar.

Prime Minister of State of Qatar
Emblem of Qatar.svg
Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani.jpeg
Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani

since 26 June 2013
ResidenceGreen Palace
AppointerThe Emir
Inaugural holderKhalifa bin Hamad Al Thani
Formation29 May 1970

Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani (the Emir of Qatar from 22 February 1972) was the first holder of this position from its establishment on 29 May 1970, and served as prime minister until 27 June 1995 when he was deposed by his son Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani.

Since 26 June 2013, Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani is the current prime minister.

Prime ministers of Qatar (1970–present)Edit

No. Name
Portrait Term of office Time in office
1 Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani
خليفة بن حمد آل ثاني


  29 May 1970 27 June 1995 (Deposed) 25 years,

29 days

2 Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani
حمد بن خليفة آل ثاني


  27 June 1995 29 October 1996 1 year,

123 days

3 Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani
عبدالله بن خليفة آل ثاني


  29 October 1996 3 April 2007 (Resigned) 10 years,

157 days

4 Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani
حمد بن جاسم بن جبر آل ثاني


  3 April 2007 26 June 2013 6 years,

83 days

5 Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani
سعادة الشيخ عبدالله بن ناصر بن خليفة آل ثاني


  26 June 2013 Incumbent 5 years,

185 days

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