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Name :Omar Mukhtar
Period :1862 - 1931
Biographical detail : Hollywood filmed a famous guerrilla Sanusi leader of Libya, whose life story.

Libya was invaded by Italy in 1911 but the prolonged resistance of the sanusiyah brotherhood denied the Italians control of Libya till 1931. When the Italians captured Umar Mukhtar the hero of the resistance movement, about 20,000 Sanusis were forced to see the execution. But they laid down their weapons only when two third of their population was killed.
 (Compiler : M. Nauman Khan / Ghulam Mohiuddin)


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