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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He joined the KWP in November 1970 and was appointed chairman of the
committee for cultural relations and foreign countries . In 1972 he became vice
minister of foreign affairs . Rising steadily through the party hierarchy , he
became a ...
In the course of his career , when not holding a ministerial post , he has sat on the
parliamentary standing committees on the Church and education ( 1973– 77 ) ,
on finance ( 1977-83 ) , on foreign affairs ( 1986-89 ) , on defence affairs ...
He was a former minister of trade and a deputy minister for foreign economic
relations , but little was known about Fradkov's political or economic views . He
belonged neither to President Vladimir Putin's inner circle of former security