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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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Free Officers Movement formed by Nasser wanted to topple the monarchy, end British occupation, set up a strong national army and establish a system of social justice for Egypt's poor.
Starting from 15 January and lasting for a week, a series of cultural events will be organised to revive the memory of Abdel Nasser, who still has a wide base of popularity among Egyptians.
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Nasser in the Egyptian Imaginary by GU-Q assistant professor of Arabic literature and culture, Dr.
Though Nasser has been amply studied, his reaction to the aftermath of his defeat by Israel has not been analyzed with the full care it deserves.
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Nasser said the Saudi oil giant is looking to expand its downstream investments in China, Malaysia, India, Vietnam and Indonesia.
The pride and passion in Nasser al Mashari's eyes are unmistakable as he secures the Oman Air team boat to its moorings at Almouj Marina.
Dhahran, Rajab 12, 1436, May 1, 2015, SPA -- Amin Hassan Nasser has been named as the acting President and Chief Executive Officer of the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) until further notice.
Jordanian novelist Amjad Nasser finally held a "launch" event for the English version of Land of No Rain, along with translator Jonathan Wright, earlierthis month.
Summary: His Highness Shaikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, offered the funeral prayers for the soul of Shaikha Fatima bint Ali bin Huwaidin Al Kutbi, Ajman Deputy Ruler Shaikh Nasser bin Rashid Al Nuaimi's wife, who died on Tuesday.