Muammar Gaddafi Current Affairs, GK & News

Muammar Gaddafi

Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi (June 1942 – 20 October 2011),remained ruler of the Libyan Arab Republic from 1969 to 1977. After that he remained unofficial “Brother Leader” of the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya from 1977 to 2011, thus leading the country for full 41 years before the latest uprising which claimed his life. He seized power in a bloodless military coup in 1969 and served as ..

Libyan Prime Minister resigns: Libyan crisis, Civil War, role of United Nations

The Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj is to resign by the end of October 2020. The United Nations has welcomed his resignation. Government of National Accord The current Libyan government under the leadership of PM Fayez Serraj is called the Government of National Accord. This government was formed under the initiative of United Nations in ..

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In Libya, Port of Benghazi officially reopened for first time in three years

In Libya, the Port of Benghazi has officially reopened for the first time in three years on September 30, 2017 after being forced to cease operations because of clashes in the cradle of the 2011 revolution. After long-time dictator Muammar Kadhafi was ousted and killed in the 2011 revolution, the country descended into political and ..

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India recognizes post-Gaddafi regime & Palestine’s membership in UN

Recently, the Government of India has announced its support for Libyan rebels-led Transitional National Council (TNC) in the UN, led by its President Mustafa Abdel Jalil, to attend the forthcoming UNGA session in New York. India also recently participated as an observer in the Libyan Contact Group meeting in Istanbul in July and at the ..

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Current Affairs : October 20, 2011

Muammar Gaddafi killed in Sirte Muammar Gaddafi was killed by fighters of the Libyan National Transitional Council (NTC) in his hometown, Sirte. Muammar Muhammad Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi (June 1942 – 20 October 2011), generally recognized as Muammar Gaddafi or Colonel Gaddafi Official ruler of the Libyan Arab Republic from 1969 to 1977 Unofficial “Brother Leader” ..

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Current Affairs : August 25, 2011

Supreme Court: Compensation for land acquisitions to be based on market value The Supreme Court held that compensation given by the Govt to farmers when acquiring their land should be decided on the basis of its market value The court passed the order while hearing a bunch of petitions filed by the land owners seeking ..

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