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Obama Snubs Gaddafi For UN Reception

11/16/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama host their first international reception for world leaders later this month, in connection with the 64th session of the United Nations General Assembly. Politics Daily has learned that Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has not been invited because of the hero's welcome Gaddafi gave the convicted Pan Am Lockerbie bomber when he returned home to Libya after being released from a Scottish prison. The Obama reception will be Sept. 23 in New York, as the president makes his first visit to the United Nations General Assembly and spends several days at the UN.

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