Friday, March 18, 2011

Keeping Up with the Qaddafis

The Foreign Policy magazine has an interesting piece on the Qaddafis...

"The family that fights the United Nations together, stays together."

The article mentions Aisha Qaddafis only daughter and a lawyer, was appointed as a goodwill ambassador to the United Nations in July 2009, focusing on the issues of HIV/AIDS and violence against women in Libya. She was fired from that position on Feb. 23, following the beginning of the violent crackdown on anti-government protestors.

Such events are mind boggling! Why didn't they(UN) do their due diligence before bestowing upon her the ambassadorial role?

Read more here

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