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President Sarkozy and President Obama
In November, the French and American presidents were speaking in private about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, apparently unaware that their microphones were still on. “I can’t stand to see him anymore, he’s a liar,’’ Sarkozy told Obama, according to a French translation of the exchange. “You are fed up with him, but me, I have to deal with him every day,’’ Obama replied.
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