Muammar Al Gaddafi wrote in his book ISRATiN follow: There is no enmity between Arabs and Jews. In fact, the Jews are Adnanite cousins to the Arabs on the father’s side, who was a descendant of Abraham, peace by upon him. When the Jews were persecuted, their Arab brothers invited them to live alongside them in the town of al-Medina. 

It's worth noting that even up until US president Ronald Regan, Apartheid in South Africa was supported, while Gaddafi fought since 1969 to end it. So would Mandela even want to have a cup of coffee with Obama? (June 2013, there was no meeting of Mandela & Obama in South Africa, and so