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Top 10 Worst World Leaders (Slideshow, Poll)

Huffington Post     First Posted: 08/20/09 06:12 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 02:40 PM ET

The world is full of bad leaders, from dictators to gaffe-prone buffoons, but some are surely worse than others. Below is a selection of 10 leaders who are often criticized in the international news media or by human rights organizations. We'll leave the ranking up to you.

Kim Jong Il
 
De facto leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Il rules over the most secretive, closed-off country in the world. He often makes news with various bouts of saber-rattling, such as the recent alleged nuclear test, and with reports of human rights abuses and a starving population.
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