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kskiska Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-19-03 08:04 PM
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Bush* Snubs Cretien in Asia
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Chilly relationship continues at APEC summit

BANGKOK - He scratched at the door, but White House officials weren't letting Prime Minister Jean Chrtien in today.

The prime minister has requested a formal one-on-one meeting with U.S. President George W. Bush during the two-day APEC summit here this week - but the demand so far has met with nothing more than silence.

Chrtien and Bush were expected to bump into each other several times during the summit of 21 world leaders, but U.S. officials shrugged off a Canadian request for a formal bilateral meeting between the men, who have never had a close personal relationship.

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Bush has yet to visit Canada in the almost three years since he was sworn in as president.

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  -Bush* Snubs Cretien in Asia kskiska  Oct-19-03 08:04 PM   #0 
  - Hey no love loss there!...........Chretien will be better for it!!!  goforit   Oct-19-03 08:13 PM   #1 
  - I'm sorry, Canada. He's an unelected jerk and we should be done  Billy_Pilgrim   Oct-19-03 08:16 PM   #4 
  - I don't hear any Canadians complaining about * not visiting  Mikimouse   Oct-19-03 08:15 PM   #2 
  - Keep him!  robbob   Oct-19-03 08:15 PM   #3 
  - Junior is the rudest and most incompetent 'leader' we've ever had!  PartyPooper   Oct-19-03 08:18 PM   #5 
  - Forgive him, Chretien  Isere   Oct-19-03 08:20 PM   #6 
  - Now, if we could just get Junior to stay out of the USA  T Bone   Oct-19-03 08:22 PM   #7 
  - Maybe we can send him to the Hague!  PartyPooper   Oct-19-03 09:57 PM   #17 
  - Barbara Bush is an appalling mother.  aquart   Oct-19-03 08:25 PM   #8 
  - Don't worry, no offence taken by this Canadian!  Spazito   Oct-19-03 08:29 PM   #9 
  - Because Junior can / will only visit U.S. troops on American soil!  PartyPooper   Oct-19-03 10:04 PM   #18 
     - And only those who haven't been wounded or injured  Wwagsthedog   Oct-19-03 10:31 PM   #20 
  - Petty is as petty does, and that man is PETTY!!! I am embarrassed that  acmavm   Oct-19-03 08:29 PM   #10 
  - little georgie is on  rchsod   Oct-19-03 08:33 PM   #11 
  - Boy, lucky Canada! Since every place The First Cheerleader visits  leesa   Oct-19-03 08:35 PM   #12 
  - embarrassing  NJCher   Oct-19-03 08:53 PM   #13 
  - What a petty little fool  JackSwift   Oct-19-03 09:21 PM   #14 
  - I can't think of anyone  MO_Dem   Oct-19-03 09:31 PM   #15 
  - Canadians, we apologize for our terrible president, please do  schultzee   Oct-19-03 09:33 PM   #16 
  - Trust us, we don't want him here any more than you want him there  arikara   Oct-19-03 10:17 PM   #19 
  - Most people on both sides of the border  david_vincent   Oct-20-03 12:40 AM   #21 
  - Bush actually HAS been in Canada, officially once before  JudiLyn   Oct-20-03 04:54 AM   #22 
 

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