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Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi

Date of Birth: 7 June 1942
Place of Birth: Sirte
Died: 20 October 2011


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Peering in

Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi who claims the AU as his own vision distorted by others offers an alternative home for the AU...


Our friends in the north

Though Central African Republic has now denied giving Libya a 99-year minerals lease Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi is certainly getting valuable strategic benefits from providing security for the Bangui government...


King and pawns

Another rumour was that Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi might help: he had charmed and amazed Swazis by handing out dollar bills and tee-shirts from his 100-car entourage during a visit in July...


Retirement tent

The new constitution should create the post of head of state with Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi (see Features) keeping his title of 'Leader' but retiring from day-to-day government 'to his tent at Sirte' (AC Vol 42 No 14)...


Levy at war

In South Africa this week for the launch of the African Union he spoke up for Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi who in May paid Zambia's arrears to the AU's predecessor the Organisation of African Unity (OAU)...


Part of the union

The reformers are led by South Africa's President Thabo Mbeki Nigeria's President Olusegun Obasanjo and Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade (even though their own reform records are less than stellar); the dissidents led by Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi are a motley collection of autocrats such as Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe Kenya's President Daniel arap Moi and Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh who style themselves as African nationalists opposed to foreign interference...


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He's back

Senegal's Abdoulaye Wade may be less keen; ATT outranks him diplomatically and has better connections both to Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi and to Washington...


Two to tango

Ravalomanana has sent an envoy to Tripoli to seek help from Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi who has recently mediated in conflicts in Chad and the Central African Republic...


Heading for the door

Kabbah has also courted Taylor's old friends in Libya; his right-hand man former Foreign Minister Sama Banya has visited Tripoli and Kabbah himself met Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi in November...


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