Yassine Mansouri

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Yassine Mansouri
Director General of the DGED
Assumed office
February 2005
Preceded by Ahmed Harchi
Director of the DGI
(Direction des Affaires Générales Intérieures)
In office
March 2003 – February 2005
Director of the MAP
In office
November 1999 – March 2003
Personal details
Born (1962-04-02) April 2, 1962 (age 56)[1]
Boujad, Morocco
Alma mater Collège Royale de Rabat

Yassine Mansouri (Arabic: ياسين المنصوري‎; born 2 April 1962–Boujad, Morocco) is the director of Morocco's external intelligence agency, the DGED (French: Direction Généraleء des Etudes et de la Documentation).[2] Like other influential civil servants in Morocco, he was a classmate of Mohammed VI at the Collège Royal of Rabat.[2]

Yassine Mansouri was first appointed as the director of the MAP (Maghreb Arabe Presse) in November 1999, then as director of the Direction des Affaires Générales Intérieures at the Ministry of the Interior.[2]

Personal life[edit]

The press described him as very reserved, shy and discreet.[2] He is the son of Haj Abderahman Mansouri, a dignitary originally from Bzou who, after the independence of Morocco, became a Judge in Boujad.[2] Yassine Mansouri has 4 children.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "DAG : Un rôle important". Aujourd'hui le Maroc. 23 May 2003. Retrieved 28 June 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Driss Bennani (23 October 2010). "Mohamed Yassine Mansouri. Le nouvel homme fort". TelQuel. Retrieved 25 November 2013.