Posts tagged "muammar gaddafi"

When In Rome: Libyan Leader Muammar Gaddafi “Parties” With 200 Italian Women

When Muammar Gaddafi went to speak at the U.N. General Assembly in September, he drew controversy -- he was protested, shut out of local housing, and his nearly two-hour speech was disparaged in the news. But the Libyan leader may have found a new way to speak his message to the people. While attending a…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / November 17, 2009

Libya’s Leader Wants A Party With 700 Italian Woman

Libya's leader, Muammar Gaddafi, is going on a Roman holiday. And he's made a very interesting request for the Italian government—he wants a party with 700 Italian women, including Italy's Equal Opportunities Minister (and former model) Mara Carfagna, and other female politicians, business women, and cultural movers and shakers. It looks like Italian leaders are…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 8, 2009