US President Barack Obama
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Obama says UK relationship 'special'

US President Barack Obama has called his country's relationship with the UK "truly special", following a meeting with Prime Minister David Cameron.

Speaking at a news conference in Washington, Mr Obama said when the US and the UK stood together, the world was "more secure and more prosperous".

During their three-hour meeting, the leaders discussed Afghanistan, the Middle East, the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and the economy.

  • 20 Jul 2010
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