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Libya

Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi

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


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Why Uganda refuses to withdraw

His former peers – Meles Zenawi Moammar el Gadaffi Olusegun Obasanjo and Thabo Mbeki – are long gone from power so Uganda's leadership in his view is filling a dangerous political vacuum...


Rising up against Compaoré

Burkina's government has seamlessly shifted from being a key pivot for Libya's regional activity under the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi (AC Vol 41 No 13 Godfather to the rebels) to playing a key role for Western governments...


Little leadership and less oil

It is allied with the Cyrenaica Transitional Council led by Ahmed Zubeir el Senoussi (80) great nephew of King Idris el Senoussi who led the country's brief 18-year monarchy until Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi overthrew it in 1969...


Bah reveals official links

Libya's late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi who was close to Compaoré also supported Taylor's operations with guns and money...


Attack dents Niger’s image

Political footballLibyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan blames the terrorism on officials from the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi's regime who were allowed to claim refuge in Niger...


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Déby’s enemies crowd in

That February with the help of the French President Nicolas Sarkozy and Libya’s Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi he defeated the rebellion led by Mahamat Nouri and Timan Erdimi...


Impunity in Freetown

He then fought with Mujahideen against the Russian army in Afghanistan before ending up back in Libya as a military trainer and bodyguard for the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi in Benghazi...


Not so open for business

One brake on progress or at least confidence is the plan to audit some 10 000 contracts signed under the late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi...


Democratic hustle

Planned increases in government spending on infrastructure and services will remain mired in an overloaded decision-making process which has atrophied to the point of incapacity thanks to decades of Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi’s patronage imperatives and his micro-management of contract awards...


Intervention for the non-interventionists

The stalemate over UN involvement in Syria is due in part to China's acceptance of a United States-backed UN Security Council resolution that provided cover for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to intervene and support the rebels who overthrew Libya's Moammar el Gaddafi in 2011...


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