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Adil Abdul-Mahdi
عادل عبد المهدي
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49th Prime Minister of Iraq
Assumed office
25 October 2018
President Barham Salih
Deputy Thamir Ghadhban
Fuad Hussein
Preceded by Haider al-Abadi
Minister of Oil
In office
8 September 2014 – 19 July 2016
Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi
Preceded by Abdul Karim Luaibi
Succeeded by Jabbar Alluaibi
Vice President of Iraq
In office
7 April 2005 – 11 July 2011
President Jalal Talabani
Preceded by Rowsch Shaways
Succeeded by Tariq al-Hashimi
Minister of Finance
In office
2 June 2004 – 6 April 2005
Prime Minister Ayad Allawi
Preceded by Kamel al-Kilani
Succeeded by Ali Allawi
Personal details
Born
Adil Abdul-Mahdi al-Muntafiki

1 January 1942 (1942-01-01) (age 78)
Bagdad, Iraq
Political party Independent (since 2017)
SIIC (1982–2017)
Iraqi Communist (1970s)
Spouse(s) Rajah
Alma mater University of Baghdad (B.A.)
University of Poitiers (MA, PhD)

Adil Abdul-Mahdi al-Muntafiki (Arabic: عادل عبد المهدي المنتفكي, born 1 January 1942) is an Iraqi politician and economist. He was the Prime Minister of Iraq from October 2018 to December 2019.

Al-Muntafiki was one of the Vice Presidents of Iraq from 2005 to 2011. He was the Finance Minister in the Interim government and Oil Minister from 2014 to 2016.

On 29 November, after weeks of violent protests, Mahdi announced that he would resign his post. The Iraqi parliament approved his resignation on 1 December 2019. However, he will continue on in a caretaker role until parliament approves a full-time replacement.

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