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Nasser, Gamal Abdel

Pronunciation: /ˈnɑːsə/
Pronunciation: /ˈnasə/
(1918–70), Egyptian colonel and statesman, prime minister 1954-6 and president 1956–70. He deposed King Farouk in 1952 and President Muhammad Neguib in 1954. His nationalization of the Suez Canal brought war with Britain, France, and Israel in 1956; he also waged two unsuccessful wars against Israel (1956 and 1967).

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