Gaddafi


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Gad·da·fi

 (gə-dä′fē), Muammar al-
See Muammar al- Qaddafi.

Qad·da·fi

or Qa·dha·fi or Kha·da·fy  (kə-dä′fē) or Gad·da·fi (gə-), Muammar al- or el- 1942-2011.
Libyan political leader who seized power in a military coup d'état against the Libyan monarchy (1969) and imposed socialist policies and Islamic orthodoxy on the country. He was deposed and killed in a popular uprising (2011).

Gaddafi

(ɡəˈdɑːfɪ) or

Qaddafi

n
(Biography) Mu'ammar Muhammad al- (ˈməʊəˌmɑː æl), 1942–2011, Libyan army officer and statesman; head of state 1969–2011; deposed and executed 2011
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Noun1.Gaddafi - Libyan leader who seized power in a military coup d'etat in 1969; deposed the Libyan monarchy and imposed socialism and Islamic orthodoxy on the country (born in 1942)
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Mr Gaddafi said any compensation arising from alleged Libyan arms supplies to the terror group would be a matter for the courts, adding: "They (the victims' families) have their lawyers, we have our lawyers."
ISLAMABAD -- Bangladesh women's cricket team will visit Pakistan for three T20Is and two ODIs that will be played at the Gaddafi Stadium Lahore from October 26 to November 4, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Friday.
Bangladesh women's cricket team will visit Lahore for three T20Is and two ODIs that will be played at the Gaddafi Stadium from 26 October to 4 November, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced today.
LAHORE (Monitoring Desk): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday announced the dates of upcoming matches between Bangladesh and Pakistan women's cricket teams that are to be played at Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium.
TONY Blair has denied was trying to save Colonel Gaddafi when he urged him to flee Libya just days before rebels killed him.
BEIRUT, Dec 11 (KUNA) -- Hannibal Gaddafi, son of Libya's late leader Muammar Gaddafi, was released by his captors on Friday after one day in captivity in Lebanon.
New York, Apr.7 ( ANI ): A new documentary based on Late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi has shed light on his brutal regime and his lust for power, where director Christopher Olgiati described the 69-year-old as utterly charming, utterly ruthless and stupendously rich.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The interim government in Libya said it has custody of Sdi Gaddafi, a son of the late Libyan dictator Moammar Gaddafi.
MI6 put plans in place to help Colonel Muammar Gaddafi escape from Libya during the country's civil war, journalist Matthew d'Ancona has said.
Muscat: The Sultanate has provided asylum to the family of late Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi on "humanitarian grounds", according to a top Foreign Ministry source.
Dubai A French secret serviceman, acting on the express orders of Nicolas Sarkozy, shot dead Libya's former dictator Muammar Gaddafi and not a lynch mob of rebels as he lay trapped and cornered in a sewage pipe in his home town of Sirte.
The civilian trials of senior officials in Muammar Gaddafi's former government will begin in early June with his former spy chief.