When s**t hit the roof .. In East Timor, the Prime Minister Gets On the Street To Direct Traffic and Ease Gridlock

January 7, 2013 at 12:23 pm


(Image Courtesy: European PressPhoto Agency via NBCNews)

Prime minister turns traffic cop after hitting East Timor gridlock Image Courtesy: EPA via NBC News

Prime minister turns traffic cop after hitting East Timor gridlock Image Courtesy: EPA via NBC News

How often you see the leader of a nation get down to the street and direct traffic flow?  The answer is NEVER. But that changed today. The Prime Minister of East Timor, Xanana Gusmao, turned traffic cop on Monday after his car got stuck in a traffic jam outside the presidential office in the capital Dili.

 

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