November 15, 1988 |
Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi has launched a fresh push for Arab unity, appointing roving envoys responsible for promoting it in Middle East states, the official Libyan news agency JANA said Monday.
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December 28, 1987 |
Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi met Sunday with Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Velayati in Tripoli, Libya's official news agency JANA reported. No details were provided on the meeting.
April 25, 1986 |
Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi thanked Soviet chief Mikhail S. Gorbachev for Moscow's condemnation of last week's U.S. air raid on his country in an interview published Thursday.
July 17, 1987 |
Amnesty International charged today that Libyan killers have murdered 25 exiles since 1980 and called on Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi to renounce his policy of ordering the "liquidation" of political opponents.
May 23, 1988 |
Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi arrived in Tunisia on Sunday for a hastily arranged visit before an Organization of African Unity summit this week, where his country is anxious to gain support for its claim to northern Chad.
August 21, 1986 |
Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi met with President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda in Libya on Wednesday to discuss ways of strengthening relations and countering South African apartheid and "Zionist infiltration."
September 19, 2003 |
Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi was host for a landmark visit by Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar, the first by a Western leader since the United Nations last week lifted sanctions imposed after the 1988 bombing of an airliner over Scotland. Aznar said he urged Kadafi to give security pledges so Libya could rejoin the international fold. Kadafi declined to address the lifting of the sanctions, but he appeared to revel in the publicity provided by the dozens of journalists accompanying
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April 24, 1985 |
Soviet leader Mikhail S. Gorbachev has invited Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi to visit the Soviet Union, Libya's official news agency reported Tuesday. Libya, officially nonaligned, receives much of its military equipment from the Soviet Union and maintains cordial relations with Moscow.
December 10, 1988 |
Libyan leader Moammar Kadafi, in a speech to the Tunisian Parliament, urged the government Friday to break with colonialism and join Libya in its fight against imperialism. "We must tear up the Bardo Treaty (signed by France and Tunis in 1881), and we must act fast to link the interests of our two countries," said Kadafi, on the second day of a three-day visit. "American aid is no use and neither France nor America nor Europe must deceive you."