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Obama's Inaugural Address (I): Meet challenges

2009-01-21 02:25:17 GMT2009-01-21 10:25:17 (Beijing Time)  Reuters

US President Obama pledges to meet the challenges facing the country including two wars, a weakened economy and an ineffective health care system:

My fellow citizens:

I stand here today humbled by the task before us, grateful for the trust you have bestowed, mindful of the sacrifices borne by our ancestors. I thank President Bush for his service to our nation, as well as the generosity and cooperation he has shown throughout this transition ... [More]  

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