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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Moving over to a prominent role in the left - wing AB , he was an AB member of
Parliament from 1978 , first for Reykjavík and then for Reykjanes . Between 1980
and 1983 he chaired the AB parliamentary party and in 1987 he was elected as ...
Former dictator Didier Ratsiraka's return to power ended Sylla's role in
government for the next five years . When a fresh power struggle gripped the
island following the presidential elections in December 2001 , Sylla played an
important role ...
In this role his main mandate was economic espionage and cracking down on
illegal foreign trading . By March 1999 he had added the role of secretary of
Yeltsin's security council and was heavily involved in the dispute with the North