Malcolm Rifkind

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Sir Malcolm Rifkind

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Chairman o the Intelligence an Security Committee
In office
6 Julie 2010 – 24 Februar 2015
Prime Meenister David Cameron
Precedit bi Kim Howells
Succeedit bi Dominic Grieve
Chairman o the Staundarts an Privileges Committee
In office
1 December 2009 – 12 Aprile 2010
Precedit bi David Curry
Succeedit bi Kevin Barron
Shaidae Secretar o State for Wirk an Pensions
In office
6 Mey 2005 – 6 December 2005
Leader Michael Howard
Precedit bi David Willetts
Succeedit bi Philip Hammond
Secretar o State for Foreign an Commonweel Affairs
In office
5 Julie 1995 – 2 Mey 1997
Prime Meenister John Major
Precedit bi Douglas Hurd
Succeedit bi Robin Cook
Secretar o State for Defence
In office
10 Aprile 1992 – 5 Julie 1995
Prime Meenister John Major
Precedit bi Tom King
Succeedit bi Michael Portillo
Secretar o State for Transport
In office
28 November 1990 – 10 Aprile 1992
Prime Meenister John Major
Precedit bi Cecil Parkinson
Succeedit bi John MacGregor
Secretar o State for Scotland
In office
11 Januar 1986 – 28 November 1990
Prime Meenister Margaret Thatcher
Precedit bi George Younger
Succeedit bi Ian Lang
Meenister o State for Europe
In office
9 Juin 1983 – 11 Januar 1986
Prime Meenister Margaret Thatcher
Precedit bi Douglas Hurd
Succeedit bi Lynda Chalker
Pairlamentary Unnersecretar o State for Foreign an Commonweel Affairs
In office
6 Aprile 1982 – 9 Juin 1983
Prime Meenister Margaret Thatcher
Precedit bi Lord Trefgarne
Succeedit bi Ray Whitney
Member o Pairlament
for Kensington
Kensington an Chelsea (2005–2010)
In office
5 Mey 2005 – 30 Mairch 2015
Precedit bi Michael Portillo
Succeedit bi Victoria Borwick
Member o Pairlament
for Edinburgh Pentlands
In office
28 Februar 1974 – 2 Mey 1997
Precedit bi Norman Wylie
Succeedit bi Lynda Clark
Personal details
Born Malcolm Leslie Rifkind
(1946-06-21) 21 Juin 1946 (age 72)
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Poleetical pairty Conservative
Spoose(s) Edith
Bairns Caroline
Hugo
Alma mater Varsity o Edinburgh

Sir Malcolm Leslie Rifkind KCMG QC (born 21 Juin 1946) is a Breetish politeecian wha served in various roles as a cabinet meenister unner Prime Meenisters Margaret Thatcher an John Major, includin Secretar o State for Scotland (1986–1990), Defence Secretar (1992–1995) an Foreign Secretar (1995–1997).