United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan speaks at a press conference.(Getty Images)
United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan speaks at a press conference.
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The Corruption of the United Nations

October 20, 2005  •  From theTrumpet.com
The oil-for-food scandal was an international embarrassment—but it’s just one example in an organization rife with corruption.
 

Rape. Murder. Billions of dollars in fraud and embezzlement on a global scale. The United Nations, formed to “save succeeding generations from the scourge of war,” has instead become more like a movie that is too graphic to show your children.

In the last year, the reputation of the UN has been shredded by allegations of kickbacks, billions of dollars in graft in the oil-for-food scandal, the rape of minors in the Congo sex scandal, and a total lack of accountability. United Nations officials know it’s time for serious reform.

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