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Iraqi politician, born in the city of Najaf in 1933. He completed his primary and secondary education in his city. He belonged to the Arab Socialist Ba’ath Party, months before entering the College of Medicine, University of Baghdad in 1955. He obtained party membership while he was a student in the first year of his studies at the college. His name, according to what was stated in the Iraqi Civil Status Identity, is Abdul-Mohsen Abdul-Hadi Al-Sheikh Radi. He did not complete the first year of his medical studies, so he was expelled from it because of his political orientation. He was included in partisan positions until he became a member of the regional and national leadership of the Ba’ath Party in 1963. He was affiliated with the wing of Ali Saleh al-Saadi, or what is known as the left wing of the Ba’ath Party. After the Fifth Extraordinary Regional Conference of the Baath Party on the eleventh of November 1963, he was exiled with Ali Saleh Al-Saadi, Hamdi Abdul Majeed, Hani Al-Fikai and Abu Talib Al-Hashimi to Madrid. In the Seventh National Congress of the Ba’ath Party, he was dismissed from the Ba’ath Party along with his other comrades due to their opposition to Michel Aflaq. In 1964, he set out with Ali Saleh Al-Saadi’s wing to establish a new approach to the Ba’ath Party, which was known as the leftist Ba’ath party against Aflaq and its orientations. Sheikh Radi, with his group and with some of the leftist Ba’athists, returned to leaving the leftist Ba’ath Party and establishing a new party, the Arab Revolutionary Workers’ Party. Although the Ba’ath Party had a base in Iraq, Syria and Lebanon, it did not continue due to the lack of its mass base. Sheikh Radi returned to study after his return to Iraq from Syria in 1967 and continued his studies at the College of Agriculture and after graduating from it he was sent to complete his postgraduate studies for a master’s and doctorate in the United States of America. In 2021, he issued the first part of his memoirs under the title (I was a Baathist), which was edited, presented and commented on by Dr. Tariq Majid Taqi Al-Aqili. The notes were printed in Baghdad.[عدل]