jamahiriya

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jamahiriya

(dʒəˌmɑːhɪˈriːə)
n
an Arab socialist state
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The Libyan foreign ministry then said: "Due to the poor treatment a number of Libyan diplomats and businessmen received from the police in the canton of Geneva, the Great Jamahiriyah (Libya) has decided tosuspend all forms of economic co-operation with Switzerland until the reasons and the motives behind such practices are known".
As Muammar Gaddafi stated March 2, 2007, the 30th anniversary of his declaration of a Jamahiriyah or "state of the masses," the West has yet to provide economic aid to Libya, despite its retreat from nuclear programs:
Saadi claimed that Senussi (who is his maternal aunt's husband) warned them that he, Abdullah, was 'greener' - in reference to Gaddafi's Green Book - than their own father, and that he would not permit any change in the Jamahiriyah.
In 1977 he changed the country's name to the Great Socialist Popular Libyan Arab Jamahiriyah (State of the Masses) and allowed people to air their views at people's congresses.
Jamahiriyah Television quoted a military spokesman as saying there were "human and material" casualties in the air strike in the district of Tajoura, but gave no specific details.
State-run Al Jamahiriyah TV went on the counteroffensive, launching an English-language TV channel to convey the Gaddafi regime's views to international audiences.
30) Letter from the Great Libyan Arab Jamahiriyah to the President
MUSCAT | His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a written message from Muammar Gaddafi, Leader of Alfatih of September Revolution in the Great Socialist PeopleEoe1/4aos Libyan Arab Jamahiriyah inviting His Majesty to attend the 22nd session of the Arab Summit Conference, due to be held in Libya this month-end.
Mua'ammar al-Gadhafi, Leader of the Revolution in the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriyah, President Mohammed Hosni Mubarak of the Arab Republic of Egypt, President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, President Ali Abdullah Saleh of the Yemeni Republic, Sultan Haji Hassan al Bulqiyah of Brunei Darussalam, Sultan Mizan Zainal Abidin, Paramount Ruler of Malaysia, President Ilham Haider Aliyev of the Republic of Azerbaijan, President Hamid Karazai of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Dr.
Due to the poor treatment a number of Libyan diplomats and businessmen received from the police in the canton of Geneva, the Great Jamahiriyah (Libya) has decided to stop pumping crude oil for Switzerland and withdraw Libyan assets deposited in Swiss banks which are worth $7 billion," JANA cited an unnamed foreign ministry source as saying in a statement on Friday.
26) "Libya, Russia Sign Cooperation Agreements," Great Jamahiriyah TV, April 17, 2008 (World News Connection).
The Revolutionary Committees Movement, a group of Gaddafi followers who help to manage the Libyan leader's Jamahiriyah or state of the masses political system, said: 'We are loyal to the revolution .