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seafan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-04-07 05:55 PM
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39. Way to go, Madam Speaker!
Edited on Wed Apr-04-07 05:57 PM by seafan
Judging from the beaming smiles, she was well received indeed. This must be SUCH AN EMBARRASSMENT for poor George....



U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi shakes hands with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem after a meeting in Damascus April 4,2007.REUTERS /SANA(SYRIA)



U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi smiles as a Saudi policeman salutes upon her arrival in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Wednesday, April 4, 2007. President George W. Bush voiced displeasure on Tuesday with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to Syria, saying it sends mixed signals to the region and to the government of President Bashar Assad. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)



US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi(C) talks to the press at Damascus airport. Pelosi said on Wednesday she was ready to promote peace between Syria and Israel, after talks with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad that have drawn White House wrath.(AFP/Louai Beshara)



US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visits Damascus' old city, 3 April 2007. Pelosi is holding talks with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on a two-day trip to Damascus that has infuriated the White House.(AFP/File/Louai Beshara)



U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi leads a group of Congress members as she arrives to meet Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus April 4, 2007. REUTERS/ Khaled al-Hariri (SYRIA)



Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem, right, stands with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in Damascus on Wednesday, April 4, 2007 in Damascus. House Speaker Pelosi met Syrian government officials Wednesday for talks criticized by the White House as undermining American efforts to isolate the hard-line Arab country. Pelosi is expected to meet with Syrian President Bashar Assad later Wednesday. (AP Photo/Bassem Tellawi).



Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem welcomes U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in Damascus on Wednesday, April 4, 2007. House Speaker Pelosi met Syrian government officials Wednesday for talks criticized by the White House as undermining American efforts to isolate the hard-line Arab country. Pelosi is expected to meet with Syrian President Bashar Assad later Wednesday. (AP Photo/Bassem Tellawi).



Syrian vice President Farouq al-Sharaa talks with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in Damascus on Wednesday, April 4, 2007. House Speaker Pelosi met Syrian government officials Wednesday for talks criticized by the White House as undermining American efforts to isolate the hard-line Arab country. (AP Photo/Bassem Tellawi).



Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem (R) welcomes US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at Damascus airport, 3 April 2007. Pelosi holds talks with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday on a two-day trip to Damascus that has infuriated the White House(AFP/Louai Beshara)



A vendor gives pistachios to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at a souk (marketplace) in Damascus April 3, 2007. (Jamal Saidi/Reuters)



House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (L) shakes hand with women inside the Umayyad mosque during a tour in Damascus, April 3, 2007. (Jamal Saidi/Reuters)



House Speaker Nancy Pelosi exits the plane upon her arrival at the Damascus airport, April 3, 2007. (Khaled al-Hariri/Reuters)



A Syrian vendor, right, offers nuts to the U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, left, during her tour at a popular market in downtown Damascus, Syria, Tuesday April 3, 2007. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Syria on Tuesday, the highest-ranking American politician to visit the country since relations began to deteriorate four years ago. President George W. Bush criticized the trip, saying it sends mixed signals to President Bashar Assad. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)



U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, wears a scarf inside Ommayad Mosque during her tour at a popular market in downtown Damascus, Syria, Tuesday April 3, 2007. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Syria on Tuesday, the highest-ranking American politician to visit the country since relations began to deteriorate four years ago. President George W. Bush criticized the trip, saying it sends mixed signals to President Bashar Assad. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)





Republican presidential hopeful former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney speaks to employees at the Pioneer Hybrids facility, Wednesday, April 4, 2007, in Johnston, Iowa. Earlier Wednesday at the Iowa statehouse in Des Moines Romney called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to Syria outrageous and accused Democrats in Washington of playing politics with Iraq. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)



US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (C) visits Damascus' old city. US President George W. Bush on Tuesday condemned Pelosi's visit to Syria as "counterproductive" and warned against offering Iran any "quid pro quos" to free 15 British captives.(AFP/Louai Beshara)




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