Middle East Biography
SAUDI ARABIA POLITICS: Born 1957 for Syrian mother, Osama bin Laden was the 7th son among fifty brothers and sisters. Osama bin Laden Biography And Profile.
Born in Qardaha in Syria on October 6, 1930, Hafez al-Assad became president of the country in 1971. Read Hafez al-Assad Biography And Profile.
The 41st-generation direct descendant of Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him), His Majesty King Abdullah II. Read King Abdullah II Biography and Profile.
Shimon Peres was born on August 2, 1923 (some sources say August 16, 1923), in Poland (now Vishniev, Belarus). Read Shimon Peres Biography And Profile.
Lebanese-British lawyer, activist Amal Ramzi Alamuddin Clooney was born in Beirut in February 1978. Read Amal Ramzi Alamuddin Clooney Biography And Profile.
Nouri al-Maliki was born on June 20, 1950, in Hindiya, Iraq. Read Nouri al-Maliki Biography and Profile.
Haneen Zoabi was born May 23, 1969. Zoabi is a member of the Israeli Knesset—and the first woman to have been elected to the Knesset on an Arab party list. She bravely advocates for equal citizenship rights for the Palestinian
Sheikh Isa Ahmed Qassim was born in village Aldraz of Bahrain in 1938. Read Sheikh Isa Ahmed Qassim Biography And Profile.
Khaled Meshaal was born in 1956 from a Palestinian family in the West Bank, Meshaal was forced to live most of his life outside the Palestinian territories. Read Khaled Meshaal Biography And Profile.
Marwan Barghouti was born June 6 1958 in Ramallah, married to lawyer Fadwa Barghouti. They have four children. Read Marwan Barghouti Biography And Profile.
Hanan Ashrawi was born on October 8, 1946 in Nablus, Palestine now part of the occupied West Bank. Read Hanan Mikhail Ashrawi Biography And Profile
Born on April 28, 1937 in Tikrit, Iraq. Saddam Hussein was a secularist who rose through Baath political party. Read Saddam Hussein Biography And Profile.
Benjamin Netanyahu was born on October 21, 1949, in Tel Aviv, Israel. Read Benjamin Netanyahu Biography And Profile.
Born in Cairo in 1929, Yasser Arafat was named chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization 40 years later. Read Yasser Arafat Biography And Profile.
King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz was born in Riyadh on 5/10/1354, corresponding to 31/12/1935. Read Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud Biography And Profile.
Born in Sorkheh, Iran in 1948, Hassan Rouhani studied Islam and earned degrees in law. A supporter of Ayatollah Khomeini. Read Hassan Rouhani Biography And Profile.