List of Vice Presidents of Syria

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The office of the Vice President of Syria is a political function in Syria. The Syrian constitution states that if the president is temporarily unable to serve, the vice president becomes acting president.[1] More than one person may hold the office of vice president at the same time. The president of Syria appoints the vice presidents

Here are the incumbents

Name Inauguration End of term
Muhammad Umran 1963 1966
Mahmoud al-Ayyubi 1971 1974
unappointed 1974 1984
Rifaat al-Assad 1984 1998
Abd al-Halim Chaddam 1984 2005
Zuhair Mashariqa 1984 2006
Faruk al-Sharaa 2006
Najah al-Attar 2006

See also

  • List of the heads of state of Syria
  • List of Prime Ministers of Syria
  • List of Foreign Ministers of Syria

Individual references

  1. Syria A Country Study