Gamal Abdel Nasser

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Noun1.Gamal Abdel Nasser - Egyptian statesman who nationalized the Suez Canal (1918-1970)
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One of the key examples of consequences of strong leaders pertains to Egypt where leader after leader - from Gamal Abd al-Nasser and Anwar Sadat, to Hossni Mubarak and Abdel Fatah el-Sisi - led the country towards conflict, foreign dependency, weak economy and an even weaker democracy.
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