Tuesday, March 29, 2005

He isn't going anywhere!

(AP Photo/Richard Drew)

NEW YORK (AP) - Investigators of the U.N. oil-for-food program in Iraq said Tuesday there was not enough evidence to show that Secretary-General Kofi Annan knew of a contract bid by his son's Swiss employer. However, they criticized the U.N. chief for not properly investigating possible conflicts of interest in the matter.

Asked if he was planning to step down in a response to the program, Annan replied, "Hell, no."


(Audio of Annan being asked if he would step down)

If it hadn't gone over like this, he might be working at...


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(Courtesy: Freaking News.com)