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Ben Bella, Ahmed

Syllabification: Ben Bel·la, Ahmed
Pronunciation: /ben ˈbelə
 
/

Definition of Ben Bella, Ahmed in English:

( 1918–2012), Algerian statesman; prime minister 1962–63; president 1963–65; full name Muhammad Ahmed Ben Bella. The first president of an independent Algeria, he was overthrown in a military coup.

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