People protest against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi near the United Nations in New York

 
People protest against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi near the United Nations in New York
People protest against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi near the United Nations in New York September 23, 2009. Gaddafi has come under criticism for giving a celebratory reception to Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, who was convicted of the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, that killed 270 people, and recently freed from prison by Scottish authorities.REUTERS/Natalie Behring (UNITED STATES POLITICS)