Hadiya Khalaf Abbas

Hadiya Abbas
هدیة عباس
Speaker of the People's Council
Assumed office
6 June 2016
President Bashar al-Assad
Preceded by Mohammad Jihad al-Laham
Personal details

1958 (age 5758)

Deir ez-Zor Governorate، Syria

Political party Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party – Syria Region
Religion Islam

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.[1][2]


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