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President: Ports Deal Defeat Sends Wrong Message

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President: Ports Deal Defeat Sends Wrong Message

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President: Ports Deal Defeat Sends Wrong Message

President: Ports Deal Defeat Sends Wrong Message

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President Bush says he is troubled by the protests that led to the collapse of the Dubai Ports World deal. He said Friday that the fight against the deal sends a bad message to moderate American allies in the Middle East like the United Arab Emirates.