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Michelle Obama hosts tea for Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israeli prime minister

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(White House photo:First Lady Michelle Obama has tea with Mrs. Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in the Yellow Oval Room of the White House)

First Lady Michelle Obama met Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Mininster Benjamin Netanyahu for the first time on Tuesday. Mrs. Obama invited her counterpart for tea while their spouses held a series of high profile meetings. Here's my report on Mrs. Obama's tea diplomacy--a part of working to smooth the sometimes rocky relationship between President Obama and Netanyahu.

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