Ministry of Irrigation (Syria)

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Ministry of Irrigation
وزارة الري
Harasta
Telephone: +963-11-5318268
Current minister George Malki Soumi
Established 1982
Preceding agency Ministry of Euphrates Dam
Headquarters Damascus
Website www.irrigation.gov.sy

The Ministry of Irrigation (Arabic: وزارة الري‎) of Syria is the ministry that is responsible for drawing up the water policy of the state. It was established in 1982 as a replacement to the Ministry of Euphrates Dam.[1]

Ministers of Irrigation[edit]

  • Abdul Rahman al-Madani, (1982–2000)
  • Taha al-Atrash, (2000 – 13 December 2001)
  • Muhammad Radwan Martini (13 December 2001 – 10 September 2003)
  • Nader al-Bunni (10 September 2003 – 3 October 2010)
  • George Soumi (3 October 2010 – incumbent)

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