Nabil Elaraby

Egyptian politician and judge

Nabil Elaraby (Arabic: نبيل العربي; born 15 March 1935) is an Egyptian diplomat. He was Secretary-General of the Arab League from 1 July 2011 to 3 July 2016. He was Foreign Affairs Minister of Egypt in Essam Sharaf's government from March to June 2011.

Nabil Elaraby
نبيل العربي
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7th Secretary-General of the Arab League
In office
1 July 2011 – 3 July 2016
DeputySamir Nasibi
Preceded byAmr Moussa
Succeeded byAhmed Aboul Gheit
Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
6 March 2011 – 1 June 2011
Prime MinisterEssam Sharaf
Preceded byAhmed Aboul Gheit
Succeeded byMohamed Orabi
Ambassador to the United Nations
In office
20 May 1991 – 20 May 1995
PresidentHosni Mubarak
Preceded byAmr Moussa
Succeeded byAhmed Asmat Abdel-Meguid
Personal details
Born (1935-05-15) 15 May 1935 (age 87)
Cairo, Egypt
Alma materCairo University
New York University

Since December 2008 he is the Director of the Regional Cairo Centre for International Commercial Arbitration.[1]

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