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An Interview with President Obama

President Obama talks about the impact he still hopes the US can have on Africa, his concerns about Britain leaving the EU, and frustrations over US gun laws.

Washington Correspondent Jon Sopel has been to the White House to meet President Barack Obama for an exclusive interview. In this wide-ranging discussion ahead of his trip to Africa, President Obama talks about the impact he still hopes the US can have on the continent before he leaves office. President Obama also talks about concerns about Britain leaving the EU, and frustrations over US gun laws.

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