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Obama 'choked up with anger'

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President Obama has called for bonuses paid to executives of bailed-out insurer AIG to be blocked.

He has told US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner to "pursue every single legal avenue" to block the payments.

He added he was "choked up with anger" over the issue.

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