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    Obama Addresses Race Issues After Zimmerman Verdicti
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    July 20, 2013 2:26 AM
    President Barack Obama has spoken publicly for the first time about the verdict in the racially-divisive trial of George Zimmerman, a white man who was acquitted on July 13 of killing Trayvon Martin, an unarmed African-American teenager, last year. VOA’s Kent Klein reports from the White House.

    Obama Addresses Race Issues After Zimmerman Verdict

    Published July 19, 2013

    President Barack Obama has spoken publicly for the first time about the verdict in the racially-divisive trial of George Zimmerman, a white man who was acquitted on July 13 of killing Trayvon Martin, an unarmed African-American teenager, last year. VOA’s Kent Klein reports from the White House.


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