Obama and Cameron talks oil spill crisis


Prime Minister David Cameron has spoken to US President Barack Obama amid growing concern over a leaking Gulf of Mexico oil well owned by BP.

Vast quantities of oil have been escaping into the waters surrounding the Deepwater Horizon rig since it exploded on 20 April off the coast of Louisiana, killing 11 workers.

Ross Hawkins reports.

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