Thought this was interesting as usually foreign leaders like to publicly maintain neutrality near election time. This came from private talks ... I guess they were not to private. I think it's safe to say consider the source as this is a jewish news source. Sources: Sarkozy views Obama stance on Iran as 'utterly immature' - Haaretz - Israel News Should Obama win as expected ... I doubt Sarkozy has much influence with Obama. Bush has managed to get France on our side ... I am not sure that's a good thing but as they say it is what it is.