Anwar Sadat

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Egyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981)

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Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat professor for Peace and Development, University of Maryland and non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution.
The family then waited almost 40 years, throughout the presidencies of Anwar Sadat and Hosni Mubarak, both unsympathetic to the memory of Nasser, before publishing Tahia's book in Arabic for the first time in 2011.
April 1975 -- Mubarak becomes vice president of Egypt, serving under President Anwar Sadat.
They present 13 chapters that explore how such scripts (or interpretive frameworks) have cognitively influenced British and American foreign policy perceptions and approaches towards Middle Eastern leaders, including Gamal Nasser, Anwar Sadat, and Hosni Mubarak of Egypt; Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini and President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran; Yasser Arafat of the Palestinian Liberation Organization; Saddam Hussein of Iraq; al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden; Bashar al-Assad of Syria; and Muammar Gaddafi of Libya.
Born in Alexandria to a postal officer from rural Egypt, Nasser joined the Egyptian Royal Military Academy in 1939 where he met Anwar Sadat.
JALALABAD (PAN): A day after the Attorney General Office (AGO) put lawmaker Anwar Sadat on the exit control list (ECL), hundreds of youth set alight his portrait during a protest in eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday.
Anwar Sadat succeeded Nasser after his death in 1971.
The Administrative Judiciary Court postponed the case filed by Roqia Sadat, daughter of the late President Anwar Sadat, against the head of the Shura Council, Ahmed Fahmy, and President of the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) Hossam El-Gheriany.
Zawahiri spent 14 years in an Egyptian prison on charges of being involved in the assassination of President Anwar Sadat in 1981 and taking part in terrorist acts.
PRESIDENT Anwar Sadat of Egypt, pictured, died in 1981 after being shot by gunmen who opened fire as he watched an aerial display at a military parade.
Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 Anwar Sadat and Menachem Begin; 2 Australia; 3 Luxembourg; 4 Queen Victoria; 5 Paraguay; 6 Arcturus; 7 Children's poetry; 8 Please Don't Let Me Go; 9 Ocarina; 10 Joseph Pulitzer.
Thousands of people backing former prime minister Ahmed Shafiq held a parallel rally in Nasr City, north of Cairo, at the place where former president Anwar Sadat was assassinated by radical Islamists in 1981.
It is the same hospital where his predecessor Anwar Sadat was declared dead at in 1981 after being shot by Islamic extremists.
The emergency law was imposed after the assassination of President Anwar Sadat by Islamists in 1981.
The emergency, which was imposed after the assassination of President Anwar Sadat in 1981, gave state authorities and police extraordinary powers, including the right to hold people in detention indefinitely without charge and to ban public protests, among other strictures.