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'Koran burning is recruitment bonanza for al-Qaeda'

President Obama has asked the pastor who plans to burn the Koran to 'listen to the better angels' and call off what he calls a 'stunt'.

Obama says what Rev Jones proposes to do is completely contrary to American values of freedom and religious tolerance.

He said it would serve as a recruitment tool for Al-Qaeda.

  • 09 Sep 2010