Fwd: Pool report No. 3 // Pool spray clarifications

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From: "Korte, Gregory" >
Date: September 14, 2016 at 1:26:58 PM EDT
To: "Gabriel, Brian A. EOP/WHO" >
Subject: Pool report No. 3 // Pool spray clarifications

Your pooler heard President Obama repeatedly refer to State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi as "Aung Suu." Co-poolers noted that Obama more likely said "Daw Suu," a Burmese honorific which translates into "Ms. Suu."

Notably, President Obama did repeatedly refer to Myanmar as "Burma," in contravention of the current style.

Also, while previous pool report noted that Vice President Biden was not present during the pool spray, the Vice President's office confirms he did attend but left prior to the spray.

Gregory Korte
White House correspondent
USA TODAY
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