NationalityMalian/Azawadi Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byPosition abolished Preceded byPosition established NameBilal Acherif
Born1977 Similar PeopleMoussa Ag Assarid, Iyad Ag Ghaly, Mahamadou Djeri Maiga
Vice PresidentMahamadou Djeri Maiga
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Bilal Ag Acherif (born 1977, last name alternatively spelled Cherif) is the Secretary-General of the National Movement for the Liberation of Azawad (MNLA) and president of a briefly independent Azawad.
In 1993, he left Mali for Libya to study political science and later returned in 2010.
On 26 June 2012, he was wounded in clashes between MNLA fighters and the Islamist Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa during the northern Mali conflict. According to an MNLA spokesperson, he was taken to Burkina Faso for medical care.
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