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Lakhdar Brahimi

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Probably I understand very much the people who rise against injustice.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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Several million people inside and outside Afghanistan are destitute and desperately in need of help.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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Somebody was asking me the other day - President Bush is now talking about freedom for the Arab world. I say, well, that's great. I was talking about that fifty years ago.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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The mandate you go with is intimidating and also is a source of respect that you gain, because you have come with this mandate from the United Nations.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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There again, that is a fundamental principle: no two situations are alike.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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There is a firm, clear commitment to provide resources and ideas to enable us to organize the Afghans towards starting the process of rehabilitation and reconstruction.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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There is also a natural and very, very strong empathy with the underdog, with people who have suffered, people who have been pushed around by foreigners in particular, but also by their own people.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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There is an element of luck, there is an element of trial and error, sometimes you fail, sometimes you succeed. It's not as beautifully simple as it may seem when we are talking about it.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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There is an expression now that is commonly used about these so-called internal conflicts which are not really internal, because they have connections to the outside world.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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To leave Afghanistan as a playground for terrorists and adventurers was simply not possible anymore.

— Lakhdar Brahimi

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I will not say who was my first choice and who was not my first choice. Though the council was in fact dissolved early some of its members will have major roles in the new government. On 5 February Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon appointed Brahimi to lead a panel investigation on United Nations staff security in the wake of the December 11 2007 Algiers bombings.

He is currently a distinguiLakhdar Brahimid senior fellow at the Center for the Study of Global Governance at the London School of Economics and Political Science and a governing board member of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. Lakhdar Brahimi (Algerian pronunciation: [læxdˤɑr bræhiːmi]; Arabic: الأخضر الإبراهيمى‎; born 1 January 1934) is an Algerian United Nations envoy and advisor and since August 2012 the United Nations peace envoy to Syria. He is also a member of The Elders a group of world leaders working for global peace.

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