Mohamed Hussein Tantawi

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Mohamed Hussein Tantawi
محمد حسين طنطاوي
Chairman o the Supreme Cooncil o the Armed Forces o Egyp
In office
11 Februar 2011 – 30 Juin 2012
Prime Meenister
Deputy Sami Anan
Precedit bi Hosni Mubarak (Preses)
Succeeded by Khalil Al-Sisi
Secretar General o the Non-Aligned Movement
In office
Actin
11 Februar 2011 – 30 Juin 2012
Precedit bi Hosni Mubarak
Succeeded by Mohamed Morsi
Meenister o Defence an Militar Production
In office
20 Mey 1991 – 12 August 2012
Prime Meenister
Precedit bi Sabri Abu Taleb
Succeeded by Khalil Al-Sisi
Senior Advisor tae the Preses
Incumbent
Assumed office
12 August 2012
Preses Mohamed Morsi
Precedit bi Affice Established
Personal details
Born 31 October 1935 (1935-10-31) (age 78)
Cairo, Egyp
Poleetical pairty Independent
Releegion Islam
Military service
Allegiance Banner o Egyp Egyp
Service/branch Egyptian Airmy
Years o service 1956–2012
Rank EgyptianArmyInsignia-FieldMarshal.svg Field Marshal
Commands Commander-in-Chief o the Airmed Forces
Battles/wars
Awairds
  • Liberation Order
  • Unitit Arab Republic Anniversary Order
  • Distinguished Service Order
  • Order o the Nile

Mohamed Hussein Tantawi Soliman (Arabic: محمد حسين طنطاوى سليمان ‎, Egyptian Arabic: [mæˈħæmmæd ħeˈseːn tˤɑnˈtˤɑːwi seleˈmæːn]; born 31 October 1935) is an Egyptian Field Marshal an umwhile statesman. He wis the commander-in-chief o the Egyptian Airmed Forces[1] an, as Chairman o the Supreme Cooncil o the Airmed Forces, wis the de facto heid o state frae the ooster o Hosni Mubarak on 11 Februar 2011 tae the inauguration o Mohamed Morsi as Preses o Egyp on 30 Juin 2012. Tantawi served in the govrenment as meenister o defense an militar production frae 1991 till Morsi ordered Tantawi tae retire on 12 August 2012.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Cabinet". Website of the President of Egypt. 2005. Archived from the original on 11 October 2007. Retrieved 12 October 2007.