- Mu·am·mar (Muhammad), al- or el-, [moo-ahm-ahr-al, el] /muˈɑm ɑr æl, ɛl/, Qadhafi.
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He said the violence now is worse than during the fight against Gaddafi.Libya: Requiem for a Revolution
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To the contrary: since the 2011 ouster of Gaddafi, the world has cut Libya a lot of slack.
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- Mu'ammar Muhammad al- (ˈməʊəˌmɑː æl),1942–2011, Libyan army officer and statesman; head of state from 1969
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