Obama hails Scottish referendum result

(AGI) Washington, Sept 19 - U.S. President Barack Obama haswelcomed the result of the Scottish referendum, which saw Scotsreject independence, and said he looks forward to a continuedstrong relationship with the United Kingdom. "Through debate,discussion, and passionate yet peaceful deliberations, theyreminded the world of Scotland's enormous contributions to theUK and the world, and have spoken in favour of keeping Scotlandwithin the UK," Obama commented. . .

(AGI) Washington, Sept 19 - U.S. President Barack Obama haswelcomed the result of the Scottish referendum, which saw Scotsreject independence, and said he looks forward to a continuedstrong relationship with the United Kingdom. "Through debate,discussion, and passionate yet peaceful deliberations, theyreminded the world of Scotland's enormous contributions to theUK and the world, and have spoken in favour of keeping Scotlandwithin the UK," Obama commented. . .