Iraq: Heads of State: 2004-2016

Ra’īs al-Jumhūriyya = Serokkumar [1]
28 Jun 2004 - 7 Apr 2005 Shaykh Ghāzī Aḥmad Mash‘al ‘Ajīl al-Yāwar (x) [2]
7 Apr 2005 - 24 Jul 2014 Jalāl Ḥusām al-Dīn Ṭālabānī = Jelal Talebaní (x)
24 Jul 2014 - Muḥammad Fu’ād Ma‘ṣūm Ḥawrāmī

[1] Art. 36 of the Law of Administration for the State of Iraq for the Transitional Period (effective 28 Jun 2004 - 22 May 2006) provided for election of a Ra’īs al-Dawla but the style in official use was Ra’īs al-Jumhūriyya = Serokkumar.
[2] Designated by a resolution of Majlis al-Ḥukūma of 1 Jun 2004 and recognised by a regulation of the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA/REG/9 June 2004/10) dated 9 Jun 2004, with retroactive effect to 1 Jun 2004; takes office upon the dissolution of the Coalition Provisional Authority 28 Jun 2004.
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