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Nasser

Gamal Abdel . 1918--70, Egyptian soldier and statesman; president of Egypt (1956--70). He was one of the leaders of the coup that deposed King Farouk (1952) and became premier (1954). His nationalization of the Suez Canal (1956) led to an international crisis, and during his presidency Egypt was twice defeated by Israel (1956; 1967)
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Shaikh Nasser clinched the second place after clocking 03:56:14 after finishing the 90-kilometre bike race in 02:21:08 and the running 21,1-kilometre running race in 01:32:47.
Nasser, I do respect you as a former cricketer and now as a broadcaster, but I wish you would respect those personnel who have achieved and done much work for charity and the country.
Nasser made the exciting announcement to his 897K followers on Twitter: "I've just received a phone call from the legendary Indian movie star Amitabh Bachchan.
Nasser joined Saudi Aramco after graduating with a bachelor's degree in petroleum engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals in Dhahran in 1982.
This happened a few weeks after the assassination, I don't recall when, but it happened in one of the offices of Hajj Hussein [Khalil] in [Beirut's] southern suburbs," said Nasser via a video link from Lebanon.
People turned out in large numbers to sign an allegiance document, underlining the pioneering humanitarian role played by Shaikh Nasser in various fields.
Nasser, an advocate of Arab nationalism, is widely popular in Egypt and beyond almost 44 years after his death.
Sheikh Nawaf bin Nasser bin Khaled al-Thani, chairman of Nasser Bin Khaled al-Thani Charitable Foundation, said: "This is the first of many activities planned by Nasser Bin Khaled al-Thani Charitable Foundation and we hope it will be a good start for a number of events and activities in the future aimed at social and humanitarian development in Qatar.
Overseeing the Saudi opening Glennie refers to, is the company's French-Lebanese senior vice president operations for Middle East, Africa and India, Sami Nasser, appointed in July last year with the aim of "making sure [the company] has the right resources in the region to support this growth.
Much has been written on this subject in the Arabic language, including an al-Jazeera documentary on Amer's attempt to stay in power and challenge Nasser after the Six-Day War.
However, Nasser's father, Ali Nasser Al Hadad, told 7DAYS: "The claims of the suspects are not true.
Nasser was arrested on October 15 and has been held on a secret file.