Ali was involved in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War and the Yom Kippur War. He was head of the Egyptian Intelligence Service from 1975 to 1978. After that, he served as Minister of Defense and Military Production under President Anwar Sadat. Ali also played a role in peace negotiations between Egypt and Israel, resulting in a treaty in 1979. General Ali became the chairman of the Egyptian-Gulf Bank in 1986.
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