Hassan II

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Hassan II

(hæˈsɑːn; ˈhæsən)
n
(Biography) 1929–1999, king of Morocco (1961–99)

Has•san II

(ˈhɑ sən, hæˈsæn)
n.
1929–99, king of Morocco 1961–99.
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Photos from the 1980s include the king with former US President Ronald Reagan, former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, former President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al-Nahyan, the late King Hassan II of Morocco, the late Jordanian King Hussain bin Talal and former Chairman of the Palestinian Liberation Organization Yasser Arafat.
A friend of longtime Western allies Felix Houphouet-Boigny of the Ivory Coast and King Hassan II of Morocco, she also developed close relations with Angolan leader Jose Eduardo dos Santos, a Cold War foe of the west.
Le jour du Roi (King's day) chronicles the effects on two local schoolboys of the planned 1987 visit to Sale, a coastal city near the capital Rabat, by King Hassan II of Morocco.
In a similar context, the late King Hassan II of Morocco once described the most dangerous plot he faced, after two failed coups in 1971 and 1972, as worse than seeing innocent victims slaughtered.
Behind-the-scenes players include expected figures such as King Hassan II of Morocco as well as wildly improbable candidates such as Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, who apparently acted as go-between when Begin and then Sadat came for a visit.
That's why King Hassan II of Morocco explained: "I am obliged to personify power as strongly as possible, for people do not obey a program or a plan.
The late King Hassan II of Morocco won a lawsuit against French paper Le Monde on charges of insulting the king.
Within a six-month period in 1999, King Hussein of Jordan, Sheikh Issa of Bahrain and King Hassan II of Morocco passed away.
However, King Hassan II of Morocco mobilised 350,000 citizens on the so-called Green March in 1975, claiming the region as Morocco's historic territory.