Wal-Mart should come to rescue of Libya, Bill Clinton urges

Wal-Mart should come to rescue of Libya, Bill Clinton urges

Associated Press

NEW YORK

Former President Bill Clinton on Sunday challenged Wal-Mart to open a store in Libya and help create jobs in the world’s most troubled areas.

“If the new president of Libya asked you to open a store in Tripoli, would you consider it?” Clinton asked Wal-Mart CEO Mike Duke at the opening session of the Clinton Global Initiative.

The annual forum brings together leaders in politics, business and philanthropy for three days of brainstorming about the most pressing global problems.


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