Hadiya Khalaf Abbas
|Speaker of the People's Council|
Assumed office |
6 June 2016
|Preceded by||Mohammad Jihad al-Laham|
1958 (age 57–58)
|Political party||Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party – Syria Region|
Hadiya Khalaf Abbas (Arabic: هدیة خلف عباس, born 1958 in Deir ez-Zor Governorate) is a Syrian politician who has been the Speaker of the People's Council of Syria since June 2016. She is the only woman to have held the post.
- "250 New Parliament Members Take Constitutional Oath". Syria Times. 6 June 2016. Retrieved 6 June 2016.
- "Syrian Parliament to Be Headed by Woman for First Time in History". Sputnik International.