The first lady of authoritarian countries.
As a rule, modern dictators do not cause much sympathy, can not be said about their wives. The first lady, the leaders of authoritarian States are all as on selection, beauties. If anyone can soften the temper of dictators, then it is only them.
1. ASMA al-Assad (Syria)
A few years ago, people admired the wife of Syrian President ASMA al-Assad. Today, in the war-torn country, the first lady has very difficult.
ASMA was born in London in a Muslim family. To live in Syria, she moved at the age of 25 years. ASMA al-Assad dressed in a European, she doesn’t wear the hijab or the burqa. Even before the war, the first lady set an example for others to follow. When she was asked to leave the country in order to protect themselves and children, the woman refused. Now ASMA al-Assad is engaged in charity.
2. Ana Paula DOS Santos (Angola)
The story of their encounter is like the story of a salacious novel. He’s the President, she’s a flight attendant. But nothing is impossible. Ana Paula DOS Santos, is now married to josé Eduardo, President of Angola. Former model and flight attendant for 20 years younger than her husband, but she does not bother.
Once the first lady said that her children will not learn in Russian schools, because the level of education in Angola from the ordinary poor. Positive points from the population, she added, but Ana Paula live well without it.
3. Lee Sol-Ju (North Korea)
In one of the most isolated countries North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-UN as a “suddenly” appeared first lady, Lee Seol-Ju. Prior to this, the leaders of the country hasn’t been exposed to light their wives. Moreover, Lee stands out among his other compatriots manner of dress. If the majority of women in North Korea must wear suits and behave as modestly as possible, the first lady of this country allow themselves to wear a skirt above the knee, heels, and even leaping to laugh at all, holding onto the arm of her husband.
With the advent of the young couple in the audience, Kim Jong-UN lifted the ban on the wearing North Korean women pants, platform shoes and jewelry than shocked ideological moralists of the country.
4. Rania Al-Abdullah (Jordan)
Rania al-Abdullah called the most beautiful Queen in the world. Looking at the first lady of Jordan, it is impossible not to agree with it. If you look through the biography of this woman, this is literally the perfect image. Rania – a mother of three children, she helps women deeply Muslim country to get an education charity and calls himself “a true Arab woman”.
5. Chantal Biya (Cameroon)
Chantal Biya, certainly, the most flamboyant and charismatic first lady of the world. She is the wife of the President of Cameroon Paul Biya. They have a huge age difference (he is 82, and she’s 44), but the enthusiasm of his wife, probably, extends to the head of state, which still looks very cheerful.
Chantal is impossible to forget because of her hairstyle. A huge MOP on his head is not a wig, and her natural hair. Exotic manner of dress does not interfere with the first lady to remain a pleasant person to work with. By the way, Chantal and the former wife of French President Carla Bruni friend. They are not seen performing together shopping in Parisian boutiques.
6. Imelda Marcos
Speaking of the beautiful wives of dictators, not to mention the wife of the head of the Philippines 1960-1980-ies of Imelda Marcos. This woman was not only handsome, but also was known as an excellent diplomat. For active participation in the political life of the country it was called the “steel butterfly”.
Being the spouse of President Fernando Marcos, Imelda has never been saved, choosing a outfits of the best fashion houses of Europe. She has gathered a huge collection of shoes, which she now gave to the Museum. Imelda came up with the name of his outrageous style – imeldific (imeldific). 87-year-old widow of dictator and today plays an important role in the country’s politics.
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