Netanyahu denies crisis with Obama

WASHINGTON Sat May 21, 2011 11:28pm EDT

WASHINGTON May 21 (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denied on Saturday that he was locked in crisis with President Barack Obama after their public dispute over the borders of a future Palestinian state.

"The reports of a disagreement have been blown way out of proportion," Netanyahu was quoted as saying by a spokesman. (Writing by Jeffrey Heller; Editing by Eric Walsh)