Ali Muhammad Mujawar

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Ali Muhammad Mujawar
علي محمد مجور
Prime Minister of Yemen
In office
7 April 2007 – 10 December 2011
President Ali Abdullah Saleh
Preceded by Abdul Qadir Bajamal
Succeeded by Mohammed Basindawa
Personal details
Born (1953-04-26) 26 April 1953 (age 64)
Shabwah, South Arabia
(now Yemen)[1]
Political party General People's Congress

Ali Mohammed Mujawar (Arabic: علي محمد مجور; born 26 April 1953) served as Prime Minister of Yemen between 7 April 2007 and December 10, 2011 and prior as electricity minister.[2]

Following the anti-government uprising in Yemen, President Ali Abdullah Saleh fired Mujawar and the other members of the Cabinet of Yemen on March 20, 2011, but asked them to remain until a new government was formed.[3] During the uprising, on 3 June 2011, Mujawar was seriously injured in the same attack which critically wounded President Saleh. He is undergoing treatment in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Abdul Qadir Bajamal
Prime Minister of Yemen
Succeeded by
Mohammed Basindawa