Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (F)

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Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazal-ur-Rehman Group
Leader Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman
Founded 1988
Split from Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam
Ideology Religious conservatism
Clericalism
Political position Right-wing
Religion Islam
Colors      Orange, Black, White
Senate
7 / 104
National Assembly
13 / 342
KPK Assembly
17 / 124

Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam - Fazal-ur-Rehman Group commonly knowns as JUI-F or JUI (F) is a theodemocratic and conservative political party in Pakistan, the largest political bloc of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam and it's led by cleric Maulana Fazal-ur-Rehman.

JUI-F is as of 2013, Pakistan's 5th largest party by winning 7 general seats out of 272 in the national assembly, all of its vote base is based in southern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and northern parts of Baluchistan. With the reputation of 'ruler's ally' the party has remained a coalition partner with almost every federal and provincial government. One of the closest allies of leftist Pakistan Peoples Party, it remained its partner in 1988-1990, 1993-1996, 2008–2013. In 2002, the party allied with other religious parties to form a Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal which was swept into power the north western province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, and ruled it between 2002-2007. During this time, JUI-F leader Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman remained the federal opposition leader.

The party is in partnership with Pakistan's current ruling party Pakistan Muslim League (N).[1]

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