Thursday, August 10, 2006

What is Abdul Sattar Edhi doing in Beirut?

I Knew I Would Have to Be in Lebanon, Says Edhi

By Siraj Wahab, Arab News

“I just can’t sit back and watch humanity suffer,” said Abdul Sattar Edhi, the Pakistani philanthropist and humanitarian, during a telephone interview with Arab News from the Lebanese capital.
JEDDAH, 9 August 2006 — As people streamed out of Lebanon fleeing Israeli aggression, Pakistani philanthropist and humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi did exactly the opposite, getting to Beirut from Karachi as fast as he could.

via SunniSister