Arab Leaders Unite Behind Bashir –

Another entry in the “Now that’s Fucked Up” category.

“Arab leaders gathered for their annual summit meeting in Doha, the capital city of Qatar, on Monday, hoping to patch over their many differences. But they had little trouble agreeing to an effusive embrace of Omar Hassan al- Bashir, the president of Sudan, who was indicted by the International Criminal Court earlier this month for war crimes and crimes against humanity.”

Try explaining that to the rest of the world, and therein lies the problem of perception and reality.