Shaul Amor

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Shaul Amor
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Date of birth (1940-12-24)24 December 1940
Place of birth Boujad, Morocco
Year of aliyah 1956
Date of death 2 October 2004(2004-10-02) (aged 63)
Knessets 12, 13, 14
Faction represented in Knesset
1988–1999 Likud
Ministerial roles
1999 Minister without Portfolio

Shaul Amor (Hebrew: שאול עמור‎, born 24 December 1940, died 2 October 2004) was an Israeli politician who served as a Minister without Portfolio between January and July 1999.


Born in Boujad, Morocco in 1940, Amor made aliyah in 1956. He studied at the Social Work institute in Haifa, and served as mayor of Migdal HaEmek.[1]

In 1988 he was elected to the Knesset on the Likud list. He was re-elected in 1992 and 1996, and on 20 January 1999 was made a Minister without Portfolio. However, he lost his seat in the May 1999 elections, after which he also lost his ministerial position.


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