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Obama in London: Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Obamas for state visit
Obama in London: Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Obamas for state visit

Queen Elizabeth II welcomed President Obama to Buckingham Palace on Tuesday, marking the start of a state visit with the British monarch. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: An earlier version of this post misspelled the first name of the wife of Prince Charles as Camila. -------------------- After being greeted by the queen and Prince Philip, the president and first lady were shown the six-room suite where they will spend the night. The queen's staff said it was last used by Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge on their wedding night. "It may not be the same bed," a palace aide said. Photos: Obama in Britain The first couple met for about 10 minutes with the...

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