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April 20, 2009

Palestinian Doctor Exposes Durban Hypocrisy

Ashraf Ahmed El-Hojouj, the Palestinian doctor imprisoned and tortured for eight years in Libya (along with five Bulgarian nurses) on false charges of infecting hundreds of children with HIV, called out Libya on Friday (April 17) at the UN Durban II Review Conference for its discrimination against minorities. Libyan ambassador Najjat Al-Hajjaji, who chaired the meeting, repeatedly interrupted and ultimately shut down El-Hojouj, who was representing UN Watch, on the basis that he was "not addressing the agenda item" (which we all know is limited to demonizing Israel and banning any criticism of Islam.)

Posted by TS at April 20, 2009 01:08 PM


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