BBC Presenter Explains Significance of President’s Visit

(KCPW News) President Obama’s trip to London makes it a busy time for the BBC World Service, which has been covering his visit extensively here on KCPW. It’s the president’s first official state visit to the capital of the U.K., leading to lots of speculation about the exact nature of the relationship between the two nations. One journalist who’s been covering President Obama’s visit is Lawrence Pollard, a presenter for The World Today, heard on the BBC World Service. KCPW’s Jeff Robinson asked him how significant it is for the president to make an official visit at this particular time.

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