Girls for Gadhafi Libyan Leader Hands out Korans to Hundreds of Italian Beauties

Known for his quirkiness, Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi may have outdone himself this week. In Italy for a global hunger summit, the colonel requested hundreds of "beautiful girls from all of Italy," saying he wanted to "exchange views." They got a Koran for their trouble.

Photo Gallery: Gadhafi and His Girls

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cgh -- with wire reports