Stay classy, Qaddafi

Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, who is currently visiting Italy, has agreed to meet with members of Rome’s Jewish community — many of whom were forced to leave their homes in Libya by anti-Jewish pogroms decades ago  — but says he will only meet with them on Saturday. Will there be shrimp cocktails, too?

By , a former associate editor at Foreign Policy.

Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, who is currently visiting Italy, has agreed to meet with members of Rome's Jewish community -- many of whom were forced to leave their homes in Libya by anti-Jewish pogroms decades ago  -- but says he will only meet with them on Saturday.

Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, who is currently visiting Italy, has agreed to meet with members of Rome’s Jewish community — many of whom were forced to leave their homes in Libya by anti-Jewish pogroms decades ago  — but says he will only meet with them on Saturday.

Will there be shrimp cocktails, too?

Joshua Keating was an associate editor at Foreign Policy. Twitter: @joshuakeating

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