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He forgot Poland!

Press reports claim that outgoing US president George W. Bush failed to contact any Polish politicians while bidding farewell to various heads of state at the end of his term of office.

President Bush made phone calls to leaders of the major global powers, writes the Dziennik newspaper, including Russian PM Vladimir Putin and President Dmitry Medvedev, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and President of France Nicolas Sarkozy.

The outgoing president also found time for a conversation with leaders of Denmark, Georgia and Greece. But he apparently had no time for Poland's politicians, claims Dziennik.

This is not the first time, one may say. Even after that celebration:

by das monde on Tue Jan 20th, 2009 at 09:50:15 PM EST
I bet you he didn't call Zapatero either.

Most economists teach a theoretical framework that has been shown to be fundamentally useless. -- James K. Galbraith
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Wed Jan 21st, 2009 at 02:41:03 AM EST
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And he certainly didn't call Rudd (the Australian press has already commented on that). Did he call Olmert, or was the call "in the middle of a speech" in effect his farewell call?
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Wed Jan 21st, 2009 at 03:27:51 AM EST
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