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From Barack Obama, asked what he thinks about Afghan president Hamid Karzai:
He has some strengths, but he has some weaknesses
Obama went on to say, basically, that he didn't care much about Karzai anyway: "I'm less concerned about any individual than I am with a government as a whole that is having difficulty providing basic services to its people." Not exactly a warm, personal relationship there, is it?