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Mu'ammar Muhammad al- . born 1942, Libyan army officer and statesman; head of state from 1969
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TRIPOLI, Libya -- Following a first-of-its kind event in which Muammar al-Gaddafi engaged in a free-form debate on democracy, the World Center for Green Book Studies today launched a groundbreaking Website as part of Libya's efforts to openly engage the international community on democracy and economic development in Libya.
By Magdi El-Gizouli October 26, 2011 -- Muammar al-Gaddafi, the last to fall in the series of Nasser-inspired officers who snatched power from the colonial era monarchists of the Arab world, was lynched last week by the combatants loosely assembled around Libya's Transitional National Council (TNC) in his hometown Sirte.
London, Sep 1(ANI): A group of football fans from Libya settled in Manchester, England, has returned home to help in the hunt for dictator Muammar al-Gaddafi.
The Libyan city of Misrata came under massive bombing Tuesday by forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi.
Muammar al-Gaddafi unleashed the hands of the Arab rulers through his response to the peaceful demonstrations with insanity.
Erdogan also said that Turkey had not cut down its communication with Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi during such process.
19, 2011, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received this evening a telephone call from President Colonel Muammar Al-Gaddafi, Leader of the First of September Revolution during which he was reassured about the King&'s.
Bashir received the invitation to participate from his Libyan counterpart Muammar Al-Gaddafi last July who dispatched his personal envoy Mohamed Sayyala to Khartoum at the time.
Sirte, Libya (SANA)-Libyan Leader Muammar al-Gaddafi said, ''The fact that the Afro-Arab Summit was not held since 1977 does not mean that there is a rupture between the Arabs and the Africans.
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a written message from President Muammar al-Gaddafi, Leader of Al Fatih of September Revolution in the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya inviting him to attend the Exceptional Arab Summit and the Arab-African Summit due to be held in Sirt during October.
The African Union is currently chaired by Muammar al-Gaddafi, leader of Libya, elected at the tenth ordinary meeting of the Assembly in January 2009.
LONDON, Sept 5 (KUNA) -- Abdullah Al-Senussi, military intelligence chief for Colonel Muammar al-Gaddafi, should have been surrendered to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to face charges of crimes against humanity, Amnesty International said Wednesday.