Afghan Biographies

Muslimyar, Fazal Abdul Hadi Fazil Fazel

Name Muslimyar, Fazal Abdul Hadi Fazil Fazel
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1969
Function/Grade Meshrano Jirga Member 2014 MP MNA Nangahar elected
History and Biodata

Fazal Hadi Muslimyar January 29, 2011 was elected Chairman of Meshrano Jirga unopposed.
Phone: 078669195, 0798581955, 0700005858,

2. Previous Functions:
Chief of Staff Nangahar Police HQ during Jihad,
Deputy Assistenat 11th Military Division during Interim Administration,
Candidate in Provincial Council Elections 2009,
Provincial Council Chief Nangahar (2005-2009)
Meshrano Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Nangahar and first Deputy Head Meshrano Chief (2010),
January 29, 2011 elected Chairman of Meshrano Jirga 2011 unopposed.

Speaker of Meshrano Jirga (20170115)


3. Biodata:
Muslimyar_HadiFazal Muslimyar Fazal Hadi Muslim Fazal Fazal-ul-Hadi Muslimyar, son of Mohammad Omer Khan, was born 1969 in Dawlatzai Village, Chapahrhar District, Nangahar Province. He lives in Jalalabad city, Nangahar Province. He earned a bachelor’s degree in political law and islamic studies from the University of Jalalabad in 2009.  He has written a book on the fight against the Soviets, which has not been published yet. He was the head of the provincial council of Nangahar Province, deputy in the police headquarters in Nangarhar during the Soviet occupation. He heads the Dawat Islami.

Fazal Hadi Muslimyar has a home in Chaparhar District near the shrine of Mullah Saheb. He was a local Commander in Nangahar Province during Soviet occupation. As of August 2010 he was the Director of the Dawat party in Nangarhar Province. He is a staunch follower of President Karzai and supported him in all elections. In October 2009 his house was attacked by unidentified gunmen who fired several rockets and at his residence in the eastern province of Nangarhar. He was elected unopposed as chairman of Meshrano Jirga on 20110129.
The chairman of Afghanistan's Senate, Fazal Hadi Muslimyar, has confirmed that senators received threats regarding a strategic agreement with United States.(20140519)
Muslimyar said Washington’s demand to keep military bases in Afghanistan beyond 2014 will not be accepted unless United States does not act in accordance with the national benefits of Afghanistan.(20130510)
Fazl Hadi Muslimyar on Monday announced his opposition to signing of a key security agreement with the US. (20131203)
Fazal Hadi Muslimyar alleged US troops had paved the ground for Pakistani forces to advance 40 kilometres into eastern Afghanistan under “a secret deal”. (20130511)
President Hamid Karzai has nominated Fazal Hadi Muslimyar as senator for another four year term, the Cabinet Secretariat said on 20140719.
The Supreme Court has decided to extend the the term of Fazel Hadi Muslimyar as the Chairman of the Afghan Senate for an additional, sixth year, according to official documents. However, the action taken by the Supreme Court has seen backlash from members of the Senate and legal community, who claim the move would be unconstitutional.(20150104)

Muslimyar is married and has five sons and two daughters.

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