Mahdi al-Mashat (Arabic: مهدي المشاط) is a Yemeni political figure from the Houthi movement. After the death of Saleh Ali al-Sammad on 19 April 2018, he became president of the Supreme Political Council. He was formerly the representative of Abdul-Malik Badreddin al-Houthi, the leader of the movement and director of his office.
|President of the Supreme Political Council of Yemen|
|Assumed office |
25 April 2018
|Prime Minister||Abdel-Aziz bin Habtour|
|Preceded by||Saleh Ali al-Sammad|
|Battles/wars||Houthi insurgency in Yemen|
Yemeni Civil War (2015–present)
|*Mashat's term has been disputed by Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi.|
- "Parliament elevates president al-Mashat to field marshal rank".
- "Key Houthi official killed in Yemen". BBC. 2018-04-23. Retrieved 2019-10-06.
- "Top Houthi political leader killed in Saudi coalition air strike". Middle East Eye. 23 April 2018. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
Saleh Ali al-Sammad
| President of the Supreme Political Council of Yemen
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