Anwar el-Sadat

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Noun1.Anwar el-Sadat - Egyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981)Anwar el-Sadat - Egyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981)
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Everyone turned their backs on her until former Egyptian president Mohamed Anwar el-Sadat gave her an award at The Art Feast in 1976 and granted her an exceptional pension.
According to media reports, Aboud El-Zomor, an Islamist involved in the killing of former president Anwar El-Sadat, said: "if the pardon included those who distorted Islam under the pretext of freedom of opinion, we should first release all prisoners that have a different political ideology, such as activists and Muslim Brotherhood members.
He might hand over power to one of his vicious sons, or perhaps another steely strongman would take over, as Anwar el-Sadat did in Egypt, following Gamal Abdel Nasser's death in 1970.
Sometime after the 1973 war, I remember seeing a cartoon that showed President Anwar el-Sadat lying flat on his back in a boxing ring.
As for relations with the Brotherhood, the Assad regime and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah supported it against the governments of Mubarak and Anwar El-Sadat.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Chairman of Egypt's Reform and Development Party Mohamed Anwar El-Sadat underlined Iran's important role in regional equations, and called on the government in Cairo to accelerate its efforts to further advance its relations with Tehran.
Gama'a Islamiyya was also involved in the assassination of late president Anwar el-Sadat in 1981.
The group was also implicated in the 1981 assassination of president Anwar El-Sadat, after which El-Khayat was sentenced to one year in prison without charge.
Isaacson related that he came across a memo written by Henry Kissinger while trying to arrange a peace treaty between Israel's Golda Meir and Egypt's Anwar el-Sadat in mid-1970s that read: "When I was a professor at Harvard, I used to think history was determined by great forces, but now that I see it up close, I see what a difference individuals make.
Peace in the Making: The Menachem Begin - Anwar El-Sadat Personal Correspondence" collects the primary sources as these two history makers communicated with each other until an assassin ended Sadat's life in 1981.
He assumed the presidency in October 1981 following the assassination of President Anwar el-Sadat.
Hosni Mubarak con 82 anos y 30 anos en el poder, desde el asesinato de Anwar el-Sadat quien fuera premio Nobel de la Paz en 1978 y Presidente de 1970 a 1981; reinaba en un sistema ultra presidencialista, por to que las reformas del pais van ligadas a su salida.