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- n. A former president
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- n. a former president.
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- n. a former president
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Think of it: An ex-president with an oversize intellect and ego comes out of retirement to challenge his hand-picked successor for his party's nomination; they fight on new political terrain, barreling across newly critical primary states and using the tools of a new media age, from mass magazines to motion pictures; at a furiously contested convention, the incumbent prevails, but the ex-president leads his forces out of the party and into the most successful third-party campaign in history, the whole contest ending with the Democrats electing only their second president in more than a half-century.
The final combatants fighting in the name of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo were Liberian mercenaries and Ivorian militiamen, said the statement signed by Defence Spokesman Captain Leon Kouakou Alla.
"The final combatants fighting in the name of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo were Liberian mercenaries and Ivorian militiamen," said the statement signed by Defense Spokesman Capt.
This certainly shows the initiative, leadership and resolve of Obama, compared to the other spineless G8 leaders and especially our ex-president Bush. this is why Barack Obama was elected and this is why he will be a good president.
Aron Prado, who runs a small manufacturer here, says he has heard the conservative candidate Keiko Fujimori apologize for the crimes committed in the government of her imprisoned father, a once-popular ex-president, but a bad taste lingers for Mr. Prado.
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Ms. Fujimori, daughter of jailed ex-president Alberto Fujimori , says she will keep Peru on the same market-friendly policies followed in the past two decades.
Other lawmakers say Gousse was responsible for the arrests of high-profile supporters of Jean-Bertrand Aristide after the ex-president was ousted in 2004.
Should the panel not arrive at a compromise, Mr. Sarney threatened to put ex-president da Silva's royalty amendment veto to an override vote.
Moammar Gadhafi and Tunisia's ex-president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali, as well as press reports about his ties to 58-year-old Jeffrey Epstein , a U.S. financier who in a Florida court in 2008 pleaded guilty to a felony charge of solicitation of prostitution involving a minor.