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