Politics & Government

November 8, 2010 6:58 PM

Obama takes India's side with U.N. endorsement

President Barack Obama ended his three-day trip to India Monday with a call for raising the world's biggest democracy to global power status by granting it a permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council. While India's U.N. aspirations still face an uphill battle, Obama's direct endorsement offered powerful backing for the fight ahead.

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