A controversial new advertising campaign by Italian clothing company Benetton shows world leaders kissing. The posters include… German chancellor Angela Merkel kissing French president Nicolas Sarkozy…
Pope Benedict XVI kissing Egypt’s Ahmed el Tayyeb, imam of the Al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo
US president Barack Obama kissing the lips of his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez
North Korean leader Kim Jong-il and Lee Myung-bak, President of South Korea, in a clinch
China’s leader Hu Jintao and Barack Obama kissing
Palestian leader Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.