Sarkozy calls Netanyahu a liar: Quarrels end, but words once spoken never die

Filed in Current affairs, foreign affairs by on November 14, 2011 0 Comments

Have you heard about President Sarkozy of France telling President Obama that Benjamin Netanyahu was a liar? The French president was unaware that the microphone had been switched on.

Behind the image of unity and smiles in front of cameras, world leaders disagree on many issues. It would be honorable for Nicolas Sarkozy to say it out loud. Unfortunately, Sarkozy cannot retract his words. As the Igbo of Nigeria say, “Quarrels end, but words once spoken never die.”


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