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  ::Gamal Abdel Nasser::
Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt was born in 1918 and died in 1970.
Nasser was a pivotal figure in the recent history of the Middle East and played a highly prominent role in the 1956 Suez Crisis.
Nasser was appalled by what he considered to be the interference in the internal affairs of one country by a colonial European power.
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  Gamal Abdel Nasser - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gamal Abdel Nasser (January 15, 1918 – September 28, 1970; Arabic: جمال عبد الناصر name also transliterated as Jamal Abd al-Naser, "Jamal Abd An-Nasser", and other variants) was the leader of Egypt from 1954 until his death in 1970.
On January 15, 1918, Gamal Abdel Nasser was born in the Egyptian city of Alexandria, the son of a postal worker
Nasser and the Free Officers seized on this situation to launch a coup on July 23, 1952.
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser - Picture - MSN Encarta
Gamal Abdel Nasser led a nationalist movement in 1952 that ousted the Egyptian monarchy and transformed Egypt into a republic.
Nasser became leader of Egypt in 1954 and subsequently negotiated an end to Britain’s 72-year occupation of Egypt.
Nasser was elected president of Egypt in 1956 and remained in office until his death in 1970.
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 President Gamal Abdel Nasser
Nasser's undisputed leadership was confirmed as an impact of the February/March crisis of 1954 ; General Naguib remained as a figure-head until November 1954, when he was shorn of the presidency and placed under house arrest.
Nasser was a founding-leader of the Nonaligned movement.
Nasser resigned, shortly after the defeat 1967, taking the personal responsibility of the lost war, but hundreds of thausands of Cairenes and demonstartors allover the Arab countries marched in his support, protesting his resignation, asking for his stay and court marshalling the leading officers of the defeated war.
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 Nasser - MSN Encarta
Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918-1970), Egyptian statesman, who rose from humble beginnings to become president of Egypt (1956-1970) and the most influential leader of the Arab world.
Nasser was born in Alexandria on January 15, 1918, the son of a postman.
Nasser subsequently espoused a program of Arab socialism, in which banks and utilities were nationalized to finance a program of industrialization.
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 NASSER, Gamal Abdel
Nasser was born in Alexandria on Jan. 15, 1918, the son of a postman.
Nasser subsequently espoused a program of Arab socialism, in which banks and utilities were nationalized to finance a program of industrialization.
Nasser, taking responsibility for the debacle, resigned, but the people took to the streets, demanding his return to government.
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 Encyclopédie - Nasser   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Nasser centralise l'état égyptien, il fait augmenter les pouvoirs du président de la république, il nationalise l'industrie, procède a une réforme agraire, et met en oeuvre de grands projet de travaux public, comme le barrage d'Assouan.
Nasser devient le chef de file du monde arabe, il représente alors une nouvelle ère au Moyen-Orient.
Nasser suit une politique panarabe, qui a favorisé la confrontation entre les états arabes et les états occidentaux, demandant à ce que les ressources du monde arabe servent les intérêts du peuple arabe et non l'intérêt des occidentaux présenté par l'état en impérialiste.
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 Al-Ahram Weekly | Special Supplement | Liberating Nasser's legacy
Now, 30 years after Nasser's death, the time has come to untangle the experience from both the feelings of nostalgia with which its supporters envelop it and the vengeance that its enemies continue to exact upon it.
'Gamal Abdel-Nasser continues to inhabit Egypt because, like Bonaparte, he is the representative of an age of certain national glory, despite the mistakes and the military debacle.
Gamal Abdel-Nasser believed that through such programmes as agrarian reform, industrialisation, the Aswan High Dam, free universal education, universal health insurance etc., we could set the necessary groundwork for the building of democracy.
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser : Abdul Nasser
Gamal Abdel Nasser (January 15, 1918 - September 28, 1970) was the first President of Egypt, and can be considered one of the most important Arab leaders in history.
Nasser was born in Alexandria and was active in Egyptian groups against foreign domination, while a graduate of the Military Academy.
Nasser's life-long strategy was neutral Pan-Arabism (and indeed consolidation among the developing nations).
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser Biography | Encyclopedia of World Biography
Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918-1970) was an Egyptian political leader and hero of much of the Arab world.
Gamal was born on Jan. 15, 1918, in Alexandria.
Nasser, convinced that this was a reactionary move, instituted several socialistic measures in Egypt, free enterprise being deemed unable to promote a self-directed development.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Gamal Abdel Nasser
On January 15, 1918, Gamal Abdel Nasser was born in the Egyptian city of Alexandria, the son of a postal worker, with Asyutian ancestors.
Nasser's policies became associated with Pan-Arabism, which promoted aggressive action by Arab states to confront the "imperialist" West, and urged that the resources of the Arab states should be used for the benefit of the Arab people and not the West.
Nasser died of a heart attack on September 28, 1970 at the conclusion of Cairo meeting of leaders of Arab countries regarding Israel and the Black September in Jordan.
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 Kituo cha katiba >> Abdel Nasser - Profile
Gamal Abdel Nasser was the first head of state of Egypt.
The pioneer of Arabic socialism and the leader of their struggle in one of the most critical periods in their history, Nasser was born on the 15th of January in 1918 in the poor Alexandrian suburb of Bacos to southern Egyptian parents.
Nasser was a founding-leader of the non-aligned movement.
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Gamal Abd-Al Nasser was a charismatic and brilliant political leader who achieved unprecedented popularity both in Egypt and throughout the Arab world.
However Nasser's vehement opposition to Israel and his outspoken criticism of the West lost him US and European support for the building of the Aswan High Dam, forcing the Egyptian president to turn to the Soviets for aid.
Nasser's pan-Arab politics of the period tend to overshadow the achievements of his regime.
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 Operation Musketeer, Gamal Abdel Nasser " El Rayess "
Nasser was born on the 15th of January in 1918 in the poor Alexandrian suburb of Bacos to southern Egyptianparents.
Nasser joined the military collage after the the signature of the 1936 pact which allowed lower class youth to join such a collage that they were not allowed to before this pact.
Nasser had died of a heart attack on Sept. 28, 1970, at the age of 52, due to being highly overstressed, during his engagement while solving the Palestinian-Jordanian military conflict during the Arab summit in Cairo.
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser
In 1954, Nasser assumed the Prime Minister position and signed the evacuation agreement of British forces from the Canal base in July 27, 1954.
In 1956, a referendum concerning the enactment of the new constitution as well as Nasser's election for presidency was conducted.
Nasser's era was charateristic of a number of major achievements which had significant impact on the Egyptian society at large namely; the enactment of the Land Reform Law in order to eliminate feudalism, construction of the High Dam in Aswan in addition to a wide range of socialist resolutions issued in July 1961.
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 CNN Cold War - Profile: Gamal Abdel Nasser
Son of a post office clerk, Nasser was born in Alexandria, Egypt, on January 15, 1918, and grew up in a small village in the Nile delta of the British-ruled country.
Nasser fervently hoped that eventually all Arab nations would join, but in 1961, Syria withdrew from the union.
One of Nasser's greatest accomplishments is that he stayed in power for 18 years in the face of a large number of domestic competitors and opponents.
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 Gamal Nasser
Gamar Abdel Nasser was born in Alexandria, Egypt, in 1918.
Nasser was furious and on 26th July he announced he intended to nationalize the Suez Canal.
Nasser status was undermined by the heavy losses suffered during the Six-Day War.
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 The Pharaonic Village - Gamal Abdel Nasser Exhibit
President Gamal Abdel Nasser was born on the fifteenth of January 1918 in Bacoose district of Alexandria.
Abdel Nasser participated for the first time of his life in a demonstration against the English occupants when he was 12 years old, as a pupil in the third year primary in Alexandria.
Abdel Nasser graduated from the Military College in July 1938 and joined the infantry corps as a second lieutenant.
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 Gamal abdel NASSER : Biographie de Gamal abdel NASSER - Monsieur-Biographie.com
Gamal Abdel Nasser (en arabe جمال عبد الناصر, traditionnellement transcrit Gamal ʻabd an-Naṣr par les arabisants)‎ (15 janvier 1918 à Alexandrie - 28 septembre 1970) fut le deuxième président de l'Égypte après Mohammed Naguib.
Nasser centralise l'état égyptien, il fait augmenter les pouvoirs du président de la république, il nationalise l'industrie, procède a une réforme agraire, et met en œuvre de grands projet de travaux public, comme le barrage d'Assouan.
Gamal Abdel Nasser - Wikipédia : Gamal Abdel Nasser (en arabe جمال عبد الناصر, traditionnellement transcrit Gamal ʻabd an-Naṣr par les arabisants)‎ (15 janvier 1918 à...
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser - Conservapedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918-1970) served as president of Egypt from 1954-1970.
But Nasser’s seizure of the Suez Canal created the “Suez Crisis” for a week because many nations, including Israel, relied on the Canal for shipping.
Nasser was then allowed to keep the canal, and international pressure by the United States caused Britain, France and Israel to back off.
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918-1970) » Les Personnages Celebres
Nasser a marqué de son empreinte l’Egypte contemporaine qu’il a souhaité transformer en une nation moderne et puissante.
Nasser a cherché à transformer la société égyptienne ; il déploie un grand effort sur le plan scolaire et cherche à réduire l’influence de l’Islam.
Nasser se veut le promoteur d’un socialisme arabe en adoptant une voie originale entre capitalisme et communisme marxiste.
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser
Gamal Abdel Nasser was born in Alexandria on January 15, 1918, the son of a postman.
Under pressure from the U.S., however, the three were forced to withdraw, and a United Nations emergency force was subsequently placed as a buffer between Egypt and Israel.
After the UN peacekeeping force, at Nasser's request, had been withdrawn, and Egyptian guns blockaded the Gulf of Aqaba to Israeli ships, Israel attacked Egypt and occupied the entire Sinai Peninsula up to the Suez Canal.
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 Gamal Abdel Nasser
Nasser was early on active in fighting the non-constitutional British all- pervasive presence, the landowning elite and the weak and morally corrupt king.
But with the complete defeat in the Six-Day War, he was so humiliated that he offered to resign, but the people demonstrated in such numbers in his favour, that he continued.
Nasser kept the name although only Egypt was member of the united republic.
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 HISTORICAL EVENTS - 1950—1956 The formation of the community of Europe - International events - The Suez Crisis - ...
On 26 July 1956, Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser delivers a speech in Alexandria in which he announces the nationalisation of the Suez Canal Company.
When invited to the conference of non-aligned African and Asian countries at Bandung in 1955, Colonel Gamal Abdel Nasser was looking to unify the Arab world around Egypt, of which he became President in June 1956.
The upshot of all this was that Nasser, boosted by his political and diplomatic victory, enjoyed immense prestige in the Arab world.
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 A guide to the 20th century
After the Egyptian army was defeated by the newly created state of Israel in 1948-9, Nasser played a key role in the military coup that removed Farouk in 1952.
Under Mohammed Neguib, a fellow-officer who became prime minister, Nasser became minister of the interior and ordered the wide-ranging persecution of his opponents.
As a leader of pan-Arabism, Nasser formed a short-lived United Arab Republic with Syria, and encouraged further attempts at Arab unity.
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 Egypt Lake Nasser Fishing and Egyptian Fish
As the worlds largest man-made lake, Lake Nasser is approximately 310 miles in length (1550 square miles) and, in places, can reach a depth of 600 feet.
Part of the area Lake Nasser covers today was once the site of the temples of Abu Simbel, built by Ramses II around 1200 B.C. The temple was moved but other sites of historical significance was submerged.
Lake Nasser is a place where a small group of anglers have literally hundreds of square miles to themselves.
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