[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/images/11/29/art.obamacalls.gi.jpg caption="Obama called India Prime Minister Singh Friday night."](CNN) - President-elect Barack Obama spoke with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh late Friday night, the president-elect's transition team said.
Obama called Singh to express condolences for the victims of the recent terrorist attacks there. He also made clear there is only one U.S. president at a time, the transition team said.
Earlier Friday evening, Obama released a statement on the attacks in India.