Sasha and Malia Obama’s Foreign Gifts

The first daughters have received thousands of dollars in presents.

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President and Michelle Obama aren't the only ones who receive presents from world leaders. State Department documents show these gifts to the first daughters, all turned over to the National Archives: [See a slide show of foreign gifts throughout history.]

1.     Two necklaces, two diamond earring sets. Saudi Arabia, $7,275.


2.     Two 15-piece nesting dolls. Russia, $500.
3.     Four scarves, one teddy bear, one jewelry box. South Korea, $570.
4.     Four dresses, two jackets, both by designer Isabel Garreton. Chile, $815. 
5.     Four books and 17 DVDs. $470, Australia.

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