06/27/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Sarkozy's Obama D-Day Visit Seen As Snub To The British

Trust the British to spoil Nicolas Sarkozy's plan for a dream day with Barack Obama. The French president managed after much arm-twisting last month to persuade the US leader to drop in on the Normandy beaches on June 6 to commemorate the D-Day landings of 1944 and celebrate Franco-American ties.

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