US President Barack Obama
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Cheers greet President Obama's praise of Indonesia

US President Barack Obama has held up Indonesia as an example of how a developing nation can embrace democracy and diversity.

He was speaking to cheering crowds in Indonesia - the country that was his childhood home.

Mr Obama praised the most populous Muslim nation on the planet for its stand against Islamist militants.

The BBC's Damon Embling reports.

  • 10 Nov 2010