Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi (7th June 1942 – 20th October 2011), known as Muammar Gaddafi or Colonel Gaddafi, was Libya's head of state from 1969, when he seized power in a military coup, until 2011 when his government was overthrown.
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Encyclopaedia of the Orient - Mu'ammar Gadhafi
Biography includes a timeline.
Wikipedia - Muammar al-Qaddafi
Hyperlinked encyclopedia article about the leader of Libya.
ABC News: How Many Different Ways Can You Spell 'Gaddafi'?
A list of 112 different spellings due to the difficulty of translating Arabic to English. (September 22, 2009)
BBC News - Colonel Gaddafi's Libya
Middle East analyst Gerald Butt looks at the life of Colonel Gaddafi and his impact on Libya. (May 15, 2006)
Worldpress.org - Interview: Libyan Leader Muammar al-Qaddafi
Charles Lambroschini, a journalist with the conservative Parisian daily Le Figaro, interviews Libyan leader Muammar al-Qaddafi about the Iraq crisis and its possible aftermath. (March 11, 2003)
Christian Science Monitor - Col. Qaddafi Seeks to Lead New Club: Africa
Scott Peterson's analysis of Qaddafi moving Libya's political sphere from the Middle East to Africa. (September 10, 1999)
BBC News - Profile: The Libyan Maverick
Profile of Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. (December 04, 1998)
World Friendship Tour NOI - Col. Muammar Qadhafi Speaks to the American People
Transcript of The Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan's interview with Col. Qadhafi during a stop on his World Friendship Tour. (October 01, 1997)
Libyan Television Network - Qadhafi Interview on Arab TV
Translated transcript of Hamdi Qandil's interview with Libyan Leader al-Qadhafi in the Sirte Conference Center, followed by a telephone question and answer session. (August 27, 1997)
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