Ministry of Interior and Municipalities (Lebanon)

The Ministry of Interior and Municipalities (Arabic: وزارة الداخلية والبلديات) in Lebanon is responsible for governorate, caza, municipalities, federation of municipalities and village matters, in addition to political parties and organizations.[1]

Ministry of Interior and Municipalities
وزارة الداخلية والبلديات
Ministère de l'Intérieur et des Municipalités
Agency overview
Formed1943; 80 years ago (1943)
JurisdictionGovernment of Lebanon
HeadquartersHamra, Beirut Lebanon
Agency executive
WebsiteOfficial website

The ministry was created in the first post-independence government in 1943. In 2000, it was named the Ministry of Interior and Municipalities. As of September 2021 the current minister is Bassam Mawlawi.[2]

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  1. ^ Imad Salamey (15 October 2013). The Government and Politics of Lebanon. Routledge. p. 153. ISBN 9781135011338. Retrieved 11 December 2018.
  2. ^ "Lأمين عام مجلس الوزراء يعلن أسماء أعضاء الحكومة الجديدة". El Nashra. 10 September 2010. Retrieved 10 September 2021.

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