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Obama: Trayvon Martin death 'a tragedy'

As an investigation gets under way into the shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Florida by neighbourhood watchman George Zimmerman, the US President was asked to comment on the case.

Mr Obama said the killing of Trayvon Martin was 'obviously a tragedy', and when he thinks about Trayvon he thinks about his kids.

  • 23 Mar 2012
  • From the section World
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