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Indonesia Might Tear Down Obama Statue

03/28/2010 05:12 am 05:12:01 | Updated May 25, 2011

Indonesian officials are considering a petition that calls for a bronze statue in Jakarta of a young Barack Obama to be torn down.

Last month, a bronze statue of Obama was unveiled in Jakarta's Menteng Park. It depicts the U.S. President as a young boy, and commemorates the time he spent in Indonesia as a child.

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