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Saudi sculptures, Cuban cigars among foreign gifts to Obama

Seven boxes of Cuban cigars and matching Dutch bicycles may have been the most appreciated gifts that President Barack Obama and his wife received from foreign leaders last year, but … Click to Continue »
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