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  Elul 11, 5772 , 29/08/12

Obama Issues Warning as Hurricane Hits

United States President Barack Obama addressed residents of the country’s Gulf Coast region as Hurricane Isaac hit the area. He called on them to heed instructions from local officials, and to evacuate if necessary.

“Now is not the time to tempt fate,” he warned. “Now is not the time to dismiss official warnings. You need to take this seriously.”

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