Muammar al-Qaddafi

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Muammar al-Qaddafi Libyan leader who seized power in a military coup d'etat in 1969; deposed the Libyan monarchy and imposed socialism and Islamic orthodoxy on the country (born in 1942)
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In news:

The US and its allies launch military strikes against targets of Libyan leader Muammar al-Qaddafi.
Fundraising Letter Sent From Controversial Muslim Group's Director to Muammar al-Qaddafi .
The following is a letter from the director of theCouncil on American-Islamic Relations, or CAIR, to Libyan leader Muammar al-Qaddafi dated September 23, 2009.
Muammar Qaddafi and the Al Fateh revolutionary forces remain defiant and have issued statements saying that they will never surrender.
Saif al-Islam Qaddafi, son of ousted Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, appears in front of journalists at his father's residential complex in the Libyan capital of Tripoli Aug 23, 2011.
Libyan rebels raced into Tripoli Sunday and met little resistance as Muammar al-Qaddafi's defenders melted away and his 42-year rule rapidly crumbled.
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