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Obama calls for new vision for world aid

US President Barack Obama has warned the world will miss ambitious anti-poverty goals if it does not change its approach to aid and development.

Speaking at a UN summit, he described development as a strategic issue for all.

However aid is not the only issue dominating talks at the United Nations - international pressure continues over Iran's nuclear programme.

The BBC's Barbara Plett reports.

  • 23 Sep 2010
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