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Obama appears on 'Jay Leno' show


Barack Obama has become the first serving president to appear on a late-night television chat show in the United States.

Interviewed by presenter Jay Leno, Mr Obama spoke about his efforts to revive the US economy and voiced strong support for Timothy Geitner, who has faced criticism for his performance as Treasury Secretary.

Rajesh Mirchandani reports.


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