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By Ahmed Karim

This paintings is a tribute to my father. this can be the tale of a diplomat from a small impoverished kingdom with none army, political or fiscal clout. but this guy controlled time and again to exert impression and make a distinction a long way past his country's prestige via sheer expertise of persuasion and as he places it "innovative action".

The booklet narrates a few of these occasions. even though lots of the paintings describes my father's function as a diplomat representing his nation, the ultimate chapters offer a special perception into the machinations of a United international locations Peacekeeping operation, from the viewpoint of a high-level insider. My father is now having fun with a good deserved retirement.

Even after such a lot of years, it's nonetheless attention-grabbing to hear his many studies in the course of his specialist profession, from the jungles of Burma to the chaos of Mogadishu, from the intense lighting fixtures of Washington, D.C to the vacuum in Phnom Penh.

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