Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi

president of Yemen

Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi (ʿAbdrabbuh Manṣūr Hādī; Arabic: عبدربه منصور هادي‎  Yemeni pronunciation: [ˈʕæbdˈrɑb.bu mænˈsˤuːr ˈhæːdi]; born 1 September 1945) is a Yemeni politician. He was a Field Marshal of the Yemeni Armed Forces. He was Vice President from 1994 to 2012. He became the second President of Yemen on 27 February 2012.[2]


Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi
عبدربه منصور هادي
Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi.jpg
Hadi in 2013
2nd President of Yemen*
Assumed office
27 February 2012
Prime MinisterAli Muhammad Mujawar
Mohammed Basindawa
Abdullah Mohsen al-Akwa (Acting)
Khaled Bahah
Ahmed Obeid bin Daghr
Maeen Abdulmalik Saeed
Vice PresidentKhaled Bahah
Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar
Preceded byAli Abdullah Saleh
Vice President of Yemen
In office
3 October 1994 – 27 February 2012
PresidentAli Abdullah Saleh
Prime MinisterAbdul Aziz Abdul Ghani
Faraj Said Bin Ghanem
Abd Al-Karim Al-Iryani
Abdul Qadir Bajamal
Ali Muhammad Mujawar
Mohammed Basindawa
Preceded byAli Salem al Beidh
Succeeded byKhaled Bahah
Personal details
Born (1945-09-01) 1 September 1945 (age 76)
Al Wade'a District, Abyan, Aden Protectorate, Colony of Aden (now Yemen)
Political partyGeneral People's Congress
ReligionSunni Islam[1]
Military service
Allegiance South Arabia (1964–1967)
 South Yemen (1967–1990)
 Yemen (1990–1994)
Branch/serviceFlag of Yemen Armed Forces.svg Armed Forces of Yemen
Years of service1964–1994
RankField Marshal
Battles/warsAden Emergency
South Yemen Civil War
Yemeni Civil War (1994)
Yemeni Civil War (2015–present)
*Hadi's term has been disputed by Mohammed Ali al-Houthi, Saleh Ali al-Sammad, and Mahdi al-Mashat.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "الصراع السني الشيعي يمتد الى صنعاء". Al-Quds Al-Arabi (in Arabic). 2013-07-22.
  2. Profile, bbc.co.uk; accessed 6 April 2015.