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Bush Renews Support for Ports Deal

President Bush said Tuesday he remains supportive of a United Arab Emirates-based company’s takeover of some U.S. port operations, even though a new, more intensive investigation of the deal’s potential security risks has yet to begin. Bush is the final arbiter of that second review. Yet, he said after an Oval Office meeting with Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi that “my position hasn’t changed” on support for transferring control of management of some major U.S. port facilities from a British company to Dubai-based DP World. Full Story

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