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|4th Secretary-General of the Arab League|
March 1979 – September 1990
|Preceded by||Mahmoud Riad|
|Succeeded by||Ahmed Asmat Abdel-Meguid|
September 6, 1925|
|Died||13 May 2020
Chedli Klibi (الشاذلي القليبي), (September 6, 1925 – May 13, 2020) was a Tunisian politician. He was Secretary General of the Arab League from March 1979 to September 1990. He was the only non-Egyptian to become Secretary-General.
Klibi became the Tunisian Minister of Cultural Affairs (1961 - 1970, 1971 - 1973, 1976 - 1978) under the chairmanship of Habib Bourguiba, then chief of staff to the president from 1974 to 1976 before being Minister of Information from 1978 to 1979. He also was mayor of Carthage from 1963 to 1990.
Klibi died in Tunis on May 13, 2020, aged 94.
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