Rabee Securites has issued the following biography of Iraq’s new Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi [Haydar al-Abbadi]:
CV of Haider Jwad El-Abadi, the New Prime Minister:
- H. E. El-Abadi was born in Baghdad, in 1952. He is married and has three children.
- His father was Dr. Jwad El-Abadi. He was a doctor and the management director of the Neuro Surgery Hospital. He was forced to retire in 1979 as he was included in a list of the 42 doctors who were forced to retire because they were not members of the Ba’ath Party.
- In 1980, the government executed two of his brothers for being part of the banned Al-Da’wa party. One of them is Ali who was a university professor and the other one is Qssor who was an employee. In 1981, his third brother, a medical student, was imprisoned for ten years for the same reason.
- In 1981, H. E., earned his PHD degree in electronical engineering from the University of Manchester in United Kingdom. In 1975 he got his bachelor degree in electronical engineering from the Technology University in Baghdad. He graduated from Al-Markaziya High School, which is one of Baghdad’s top schools.