• rulers
  • Prior to independence in 1971, the UAE was known as the Trucial States or Trucial Oman, in reference to a 19th-century truce between the local sheikhs, hereditary rulers of the territories, and the United Kingdom. (blogspot.com)
  • By the 11th or 12th century, the rulers of kingdoms such as Takrur , a monarchy centred on the Senegal River just to the north, ancient Ghana and Gao had converted to Islam and had appointed to their courts Muslims who were literate in the Arabic language . (wikipedia.org)
  • military
  • The crisis saw the first instance of stagflation which began a political and economic trend of the replacement of Keynesian economic theory with neoliberal economic theory, with the first neoliberal governments being created in Chile, where a military coup led by Augusto Pinochet took place in 1973. (wikipedia.org)
  • Within the military he founded a revolutionary cell which deposed the Western-backed Senussi monarchy of Idris in a 1969 coup. (wikipedia.org)
  • Israel
  • A particularly hostile relationship developed with the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel, resulting in the 1986 U.S. bombing of Libya and United Nations-imposed economic sanctions. (wikipedia.org)
  • economic
  • In the Western world, social progressive values that began in the 1960s, such as increasing political awareness and economic liberty of women, continued to grow. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spanish
  • The terms moro and morisco in this older meaning continued to be used in Spanish, even after the more specific meaning of morisco (which does not have a corresponding noun) became widespread. (wikipedia.org)