Cameron, Obama claim unity in support of Israeli security

Jointly penned article by the UK, US leaders calls for sovereign Palestine, defends Libya offensive and bin Laden assassination.

David Cameron 311 (photo credit: Reuters)
David Cameron 311
(photo credit: Reuters)
US President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron said Tuesday that they are "unified in our support for a lasting peace between a secure Israel and a sovereign Palestine." In a joint op-ed article appearing originally appearing in the Times of London and also on the UK prime minister's website, the leaders also commented on their recent Libya offense and killing of Osama bin Laden, defending the actions as helping prevent terrorism and usher in a new era in the Middle East.
The two wrote that despite hailing from two different political traditions, they see "eye to eye" in terms of "concerns" and "strategic possibilities."
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