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Unaware of live mike, Sarkozy called Netanyahu a ‘liar’

WASHINGTON - In diplomacy, as in politics, there are plenty of cases in which a world leader has been caught unaware on a “hot’’ microphone. There have been fewer, if any, in which that leader has been caught calling another an outright liar.

President Nicolas Sarkozy of France takes the prize.

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