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US President Barack Obama condemns Koran burning 'stunt'

US President Barack Obama says plans by a small church to burn copies of the Koran on the anniversary of 9/11 are a "recruitment bonanza" for al-Qaeda.

Mr Obama said if the burning went ahead, it could endanger US military personnel serving in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

James Reynolds reports from Washington.

  • 09 Sep 2010
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