Have you seen this? Craziness. Imagine that you were helping in a Libyan hospital. Imagine that you left your comfortable home to help those in need then you are arrested and inprisoned for 8 years on this craziness. Clearly this isn’t right. (BTW, still on the road. Happy that Ihave internet access but everything isn’t working perfectly. In spite of this I am able to post a little video.)
A court convicted five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor Tuesday of deliberately infecting 400 children with HIV and sentenced them to death, despite scientific evidence the youngsters had the virus before the medical workers came to Libya.
The United States and Europe reacted with outrage to the verdict, which prolongs a case that has hurt Libya’s ties to the West. The six co-defendants have already served seven years in jail.
The sentence brought cheers in Libya, where there is widespread public anger over the infections. The Libyan press has long depicted the medical workers as guilty. more