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Moammar Gadhafi

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Moammar Gadhafi's Biography

Gaddafi was born on 7th June 1942. He was born of a Bedouin family who lived near Sirt. As a teenager, Gaddafi joined anti Israel protests during the Suez Crisis of 1956.

Even as a young man Gaddafi had hopes that he could overthrow the ruling monarchy. He joined the military and began to plot how to overthrow the Libyan leaders. He received further military training in the UK, as so many other despots before him ( Uganda's Idi Aminforone). His military knowledge helped him to lead a successful coup against King Idrisin1969. A new Libyan Arab Republic was declared with Gaddafi at its head. He has been the leader of Libya ever since.

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  • ex-gadaffi officials in libyan court, charged with ... - ...

      Blog Source: | 8 days ago
    The men are accused of various crimes, including murder and kidnapping related to the 2011 uprising that led to the ouster and killing of Moammar Gadhafi.They have also been accused of embezzlement of public funds. Two of Gaddafi's ...
  • Libya's Interim Prime Minister Quits | Eurasia Review

      Blog Source: | 8 days ago
    Meanwhile, the trial of former leader Moammar Gadhafi's two sons and several former prime ministers got under way briefly in the capital Tripoli, but was quickly adjourned until April 27th. Investigators say they need more time to finish their&
  • Questions of Fairness Loom over Gadhafi Sons' Trial | NC ...

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    An official with the US-based Human Rights Watch has expressed concern about the lack of access to legal counsel for the imprisoned sons of the late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi and members of his former regime. This comes as the ...

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