Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders
The second edition of this important biographical reference presents over 300 succinct narrative biographies of some of the most important, influential and powerful people in the world. Covering some 200 countries and territories it profiles every serving head of state and head of government and explains both, the role of the head of state, head of government and the legislature as well as each country's type of government.
Containing biographical profiles of close to 350 world leaders, this book will be essential for anyone needing information on those in power. Entries for each country or territory include:
This new edition is going to be a great asset to reference libraries, as well as governmental and political organizations world-wide.
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On 2 September 1991 Nagorno - Karabakh declared itself a republic , then the
Communist Party of Armenia dissolved itself and on 23 September Armenia
voted for independence from the Soviet Union . At this time Kocharian was
elected a ...
Following the 11 September 2001 attacks in the USA , Schröder's popularity
began to fall as he gave his backing to US president George W. Bush's ' war on
terrorism ' . In November 2001 he survived a parliamentary vote against the ...
His election by the Supreme People's Assembly in September 1998 , to chair its
presidium , made him the country's representative on formal occasions . He
travelled widely as North Korea's envoy to the outside world , but his visits were