Obama in England to meet queen and prime minister
May 24th, 2011
07:40 AM ET
3 years ago

Obama in England to meet queen and prime minister

London (CNN) - After a rock star reception in Ireland, President Barack Obama was in England Tuesday to meet with Britain's royal family and huddle with top politicians.

British Prime Minister David Cameron talked up the two countries' closeness the night before the Obama visit officially began, calling the relationship "essential" and saying there was an "incredible alignment of views" between 10 Downing Street and the White House.

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  1. Wire Palladin, S. F.

    I wonder if President Obama told them, "You are either for us, or you are agin' us?" Only crazy people miss 'Cowboy Diplomacy.'

    Two countries so far, and our president has not had a shoe thrown at him yet.

    May 24, 2011 07:54 am at 7:54 am |
  2. Worst President in History....

    Isn't it weird that Obama isn't dissing our country on this world tour? Wonder if Michelle is proud of her country yet? Shameful.

    May 24, 2011 08:16 am at 8:16 am |
  3. che-3

    That's a real funny fat hat. Yack!

    May 24, 2011 08:36 am at 8:36 am |
  4. trey

    I wonder if he's bowed to England yet?

    May 24, 2011 08:49 am at 8:49 am |
  5. zonk3907840

    Did Barry give her copies of DVD`s of his talking with a the telepromter that can`t play over there again??????

    May 24, 2011 08:51 am at 8:51 am |
  6. GonzoinHouston

    First the Queen, then Obama. They're having fun in Ireland these days!

    May 24, 2011 09:06 am at 9:06 am |
  7. ConservaFASCISTS

    Prince Charles is the Anti-Christ. I'm not thrilled of the American President being in cahoots with him.

    May 24, 2011 09:06 am at 9:06 am |
  8. Rudy NYC

    Prince Charles has been a busy little diplomat of late. Not his line of work. Something is up with the financial system, and no one is saying anything publicly. Maybe it is just normal stuff that happens prior to a G-8 meeting. Somehow it feels different this time because of where people have turned up and with whom they were seeing.

    May 24, 2011 09:16 am at 9:16 am |