'Isam al-Qadi

Isam al-Qadi (Arabic: عصام القاضي) (died in 2006) was a Palestinian Ba'thist politician aligned with the Syrian government. He has been head of the Syrian-controlled as-Sa'iqa faction of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) between 1979 and until his death in 2006. He lived and was buried in Damascus.[1][2]


  1. ^ Brynen, Rex (11 July 2019). Sanctuary and Survival: The Plo in Lebanon. ISBN 9781000310672.
  2. ^ Mattar, Philip (2005). Encyclopedia of the Palestinians. ISBN 9780816069866.