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Undemocratic Leaders Unwelcomed

Undemocratic Leaders Unwelcomed


I liked it when I heard the Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard say at the Democracy Summit in Bali which she is co.chairing that she has no intention of meeting the Iranian President Ammadejina (SBS news 8/11).

She and the Australian Government should do the same to other undemocratic leaders everywhere who oppress their own people and at times even pose a threat to others in the world.

That should sent a clear message to such leaders that they are NOT WANTED .


Rajend Naidu


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