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Friday, January 28, 2005

Only the UN Can Properly Handle International Aid?

One more fagot of firewood for the funeral pyre:

Pajama Hadin’s posting U.N. Contractor diverting large quantities of aid supplies! raises the question whether every UN aid mission involves under-the-table deals with crooked contractors.

What mealy-mouthed explanation will Kofi Annan offer for this latest crime? 

When we last heard from him, Mr. Annan was holding a press conference to chastise the United States for being ten days ahead of the UN in organizing international relief for the tsunami victims.