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Minister of Foreign Affairs (Libya)

This is a list of foreign ministers of Libya.

There are some notes which should be mentioned about this list:

  1. Title of foreign minister varies depending on political regime. For example, during the Jamahiriya era (1977–2011), the title was Secretary of People's Committee for Foreign Communication and International Cooperation.
  2. Despite that the list shown on website of Libyan foreign ministry are one of the sources used in this list, it omits some ministers, like Shams ad-Din Orabi, and Ali Hassanein, between Ahmad Bishti, and Saleh Buyasser.

Contents

Ministers of Foreign Affairs of LibyaEdit

Libyan provisional government (pre-independence, 1951)Edit

Picture Name Life Dates Prime Minister
  Ali Jerbi 1903–1969 29 March 1951 – 24 December 1951 Mahmud al-Muntasir

Kingdom of Libya (1951–1969)Edit

  Mahmud al-Muntasir 1903–1970 24 December 1951 – 19 February 1954 Mahmud al-Muntasir
  Muhammad Sakizli 1892–1976 19 February 1951 – 11 April 1954 Muhammad Sakizli
Abdul Salam al-Buseiri 11 April 1954 – 3 December 1954 Mustafa Ben Halim
  Mustafa Ben Halim 1921– 3 December 1954 – 30 October 1956
Ali Sahli 1924–2004 30 October 1956 – 14 March 1957
  Abdul Majid Kubar
(1st time)
1909–1986 14 March 1957 – 26 May 1957
Wahbi al-Bouri
(1st time)
1916–2010 26 May 1956 – 11 October 1958 Abdul Majid Kubar
  Abdul Majid Kubar
(2nd time)
1909–1986 11 October 1958 – 16 October 1960
  Abdul Qadir al-Allam 16 October 1960 – 3 May 1961 Muhammad Osman Said
Suleiman Jerbi 3 May 1961 – 27 January 1962
  Wanis al-Qaddafi
(1st time)
1924–1986 27 January 1962 – 6 March 1963
Omar Mahmud al-Muntasir d. 1999 6 March 1963 – 19 March 1963
  Mohieddin Fikini 1926–1994 19 March 1963 – 22 January 1964 Mohieddin Fikini
  Hussein Maziq 1918–2006 22 January 1964 – 20 March 1965 Mahmud al-Muntasir
Wahbi al-Bouri
(2nd time)
1916–2010 20 March 1965 – 2 October 1965 Hussein Maziq
  Ahmad Bishti 1927–? 2 October 1965 – 4 January 1968 Hussein Maziq
(1965–1967)
Abdul Qadir al-Badri
(1967)
Abdul Hamid al-Bakkoush
(1967–1968)
  Wanis al-Qaddafi
(2nd time)
1924–1986 4 January 1968 – 4 September 1968 Abdul Hamid al-Bakkoush
  Shams ad-Din Orabi d. 2009 4 September 1968 – June 1969 Wanis al-Qaddafi
Ali Hassanein 1925-2018 June 1969 – 31 August 1969

Libya under Gaddafi (1969–2011)Edit

Libyan Arab Republic (1969–1977)Edit

  Saleh Buyasseer d. 1973 1969–1970 Mahmud Sulayman al-Maghribi
Mohamed Najm 1970 Muammar Gaddafi
Mansour Rashid El-Kikhia 1931–c. 1993 1972–1973 Abdessalam Jalloud
Abdul Monem el Houni 1974–1975
  Ali Treki
(1st time)
1938–2015 1976–1977

Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (1977–2011)Edit

Picture Name Life Dates Secretary of General
People's Committee
  Ali Treki 1938–2015 1977–1982 Abdul Ati al-Obeidi
(1977–1979)
Jadallah Azzuz at-Talhi
(1979–1982)
  Abdul Ati al-Obeidi
(1st time)
1939– 1982–1984 Jadallah Azzuz at-Talhi
  Ali Treki
(2nd time)
1938–2015 1984–1986 Muhammad az-Zaruq Rajab
Kamal Hassan Al Mansour 1986–1987 Jadallah Azzuz at-Talhi
Jadallah Azzuz at-Talhi 1987–1990 Umar Mustafa al-Muntasir
Ibrahim al Bishari c. 1942–1997 1990–1992 Abuzed Omar Dorda
Umar Mustafa al-Muntasir 1939–2001 1992–2000 Abuzed Omar Dorda
(1992–1994)
Abdul Majid al-Qa′ud
(1994–1997)
Muhammad Ahmad al-Mangoush
(1997–2000)
  Abdel Rahman Shalgham 1949– 2000–2009 Imbarek Shamekh
(2000–2003)
Shukri Ghanem
(2003–2006)
Baghdadi Mahmudi
(2006–2009)
  Moussa Koussa 1950– 2009–2011 Baghdadi Mahmudi
  Abdul Ati al-Obeidi
(2nd time)
1939– 2011

Transitional period (2011–present)Edit

Picture Name Life Dates Prime Minister
  Mahmoud Jibril 1952– 23 March 2011 – 23 October 2011 Mahmoud Jibril
  Ashour Bin Khayal 1939– 24 November 2011 – 14 November 2012 Abdurrahim El-Keib
  Mohamed Abdelaziz c. 1952– 14 November 2012 – 28 September 2014 Ali Zeidan
(2012–2014)
Abdullah al-Thani
(2014)
  Mohammed al-Dairi 1952– 28 September 2014 – ? Abdullah al-Thani
  Mohamed Taha Siala ? January 2016 – ? Fayez al-Sarraj
Abdulhadi elhweg
  • 3 October 1971
february 2019 – present Abdullah al-Thani

ReferencesEdit