Afghan Biographies

Fazal, Abdul Khaliq

Name Fazal, Abdul Khaliq
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Ex-Minister and Ex-Adviser to President Karzai
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
Minister of Public Works from 2001-2002 (Rome Group) in the Interim Government,
President of the Evaluation and Privatization Commission of Public Enterprises from 2002-2004,
Advisor to President Karzai in the 2004 Presidential Elections,

3. Biodata:
Fazal_Abdul_KhaliqAbdul Khaliq Fazal is an Afghan-Australian, currently living in Melbourne. In the 70s he came to Melbourne University to learn English. After the soviet invasion in Afghanistan, Fazal was among the small number of afghan Refugees who were granted Asylum by the Australian Government. He was the chairperson of the Afghan Australian Association of Victoria. Fazal wanted to run for the Afghanistan presidency in August 2009 election, registered as the official nominee for the Initiative for National Unity Party of Afghanistan. Mr Fazal works as an international investment consultant in Dandenong, Australia Fazal is an Australian citizen and is father of six children.

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Last Modified 2011-04-10
Established 2010-09-05