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Obama pledges support for Puerto Rico

 


SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — President Barack Obama told Puerto Ricans Tuesday that he's committed to the success and self-determination of the U.S. island territory, welcome words that could help him with Puerto Rican voters back home as the 2012 presidential election approaches.

AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo

Activists hang banners that reads in Spanish "Freedom, political and war prisoners," right, and the names of federally imprisoned Puerto Rican nationalists belonging to the militant group Los Macheteros, a day before the arrival of President Barack Obama to Puerto Rico at El Morro...



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