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Sadat, Anwar al-

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Pronunciation: /saˈdat
 
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Definition of Sadat, Anwar al- in English:

( 1918–81), Egyptian statesman, President 1970–81; full name Muhammad Anwar al-Sadat. Sadat worked to achieve peace in the Middle East, visiting Israel (1977) and attending talks with Menachim Begin at Camp David in 1978, the year they shared the Nobel Peace Prize. He was assassinated by members of the Islamic Jihad.

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