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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In 1987 Lee became one of the cofounders of the Peace and Democracy Party (
PDP ) , which became the main opposition party under Kim Dae - jung following
the 1988 elections to the National Assembly — the first under South Korea's new
Palestine : Mahmoud Abbas family , along with an estimated 750,000 compatriots
, became refugees following the war and eventually settled in Syria , where
Abbas taught in an elementary school . He later graduated from Damascus ...
Three others were detained and prosecuted along with him in what became
known as the ' Trial of the Four ' . Janša was eventually sentenced to 18 months '
imprisonment but not before the trial , held in a military court in Serbo - Croat ,