Fawzi al-Mulki

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Fawzi al-Mulki
Prime Minister of Jordan
In office
5 May 1953 – 2 May 1954
Monarch King Hussein
Preceded by Tawfik Abu al-Huda
Succeeded by Tawfik Abu al-Huda
Personal details
Born 1910
Irbid, Jordan
Died 1962
Religion Sunni Islam

Fawzi El-Mulki (1910–1962) (Arabic: فوزي الملقي‎) was a Jordanian diplomat and politician. While serving as ambassador to the United Kingdom in the early 1950s, he befriended King Hussein, whow was studying there. In 1953, Hussein appointed al-Mulki to be prime minister of Jordan. He was dismissed in 1954 after his liberal policies caused riots throughout the country.

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Preceded by
Tawfik Abu al-Huda
Prime Minister of Jordan
1953–1954
Succeeded by
Tawfik Abu al-Huda