Brad Pitt proposed to Angelina Jolie over UN death fears?
Published May 16 2012, 11:04 BST | By Paul Millar
Brad Pitt decided to propose to Angelina Jolie based on the risk of her dangerous UN work, a source has claimed.
According to The Sun
, the Moneyball
actor is "terrified" that Jolie will die in her special envoy role
which sees her visit war-torn countries like Iraq and Syria.
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"Brad's terrified something bad will happen to her. It's why he wanted to cement things with a wedding," an insider is quoted as saying.
The UN is set to launch a fresh offensive against South American drug lords.
The couple, who have been together since 2008, confirmed their engagement
Jolie, 36, has previously been honoured by the UN
for her humanitarian work.