POLITICS

Obama Congratulates Prime Minister David Cameron On His Election Win

05/08/2015 11:07 am ET | Updated May 08, 2016
Alex Wong via Getty Images

WASHINGTON, May 8 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama congratulated United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday on his "impressive" election victory.

"I look forward to continuing to strengthen the bonds between our countries, as we work together on behalf of global peace, security and prosperity," Obama said in a written statement.

(Reporting By Julia Edwards; Editing by Doina Chiacu)

Also on HuffPost:

  • Bystanders cheer as Obama arrives in Newport
    Matt Cardy via Getty Images
  • Cameron adopts the 'Mr Burns' pose
    ASSOCIATED PRESS
  • 'Do you think Ukip will like my tie?'
    SAUL LOEB via Getty Images
  • Cameron tries to suck the soul out of a little girl
    ASSOCIATED PRESS
  • Obama inspects some children's artwork
    ASSOCIATED PRESS
  • 'This is worse than PMQs...'
    ASSOCIATED PRESS
  • 'Sorry, wtf did you say?'
    SAUL LOEB via Getty Images
  • The world leaders learning a thing or two
    ASSOCIATED PRESS
Suggest a correction