Saadi Al Munla

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Saadi Al Munla
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Prime Minister of Lebanon
In office
22 May 1946 – 14 December 1946
President Bishara Al Khouri
Preceded by Sami Al Solh
Succeeded by Riad Al Solh
Minister of Economy
In office
22 May 1946 – 14 December 1946
President Bishara Al Khouri
Personal details
Born 4 November 1890
Died 12 December 1975 (aged 85)

Saadi Al Munla (4 November 1890-12 December 1975) was a Lebanese politician and one of the former Lebanese prime ministers. He also served as minister of economy.

Early life and education[edit]

Munla was a member of a Sunni family based in Tripoli.[1] He received a law degree.[1]

Career and activities[edit]

Munla worked as a lawyer. Then he became a member of the Lebanese parliament.[1] He served as prime minister of Lebanon in 1946.[2] His term lasted from 22 May to 14 December 1946 under President Bishara Khoury.[1][3][4] During this period he also served as the minister of economy.[3] He was a protégé of Rashid Karami.[5]


  1. ^ a b c d R. Hrair Dekmejian (1975). Patterns of Political Leadership: Egypt, Israel, Lebanon. SUNY Press. p. 33. ISBN 978-0-87395-291-0. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Political leaders of Lebanon". Terra. Retrieved 23 October 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "About Us". Ministry of Economy. Archived from the original on 21 February 2013. Retrieved 23 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Mandat- Chef du gouvernement - Liban". Perspective Monde (in French). Retrieved 23 October 2012. 
  5. ^ William Harris (2012). Lebanon: A History, 600-2011. New York: Oxford University Press. Retrieved 14 October 2013.  – via Questia (subscription required)
Political offices
Preceded by
Sami Solh
Prime Minister of Lebanon
Succeeded by
Riad Solh