Gadhafi's Visit Raises Ire Over Libya's Role In Italy

News & Features Sylvia Poggioli · ·
Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi (right) and Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi in Rome on Aug. 30. Gadhafi and Berlusconi marked a friendship treaty between their two countries amid increasing criticism over Gadhafi's exhortation to Italians to convert to Islam and Libya's prominent role in the Italian economy.