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President Barack Obama to visit Arkansas communities damaged by tornado

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The White House says the president will look at the damage from last Sunday's tornado The White House says the president will look at the damage from last Sunday's tornado
(WMC) - President Barack Obama will travel to Arkansas this week to visit communities hit by a deadly tornado.

The White House says the president will look at the damage from last Sunday's tornado. He will also meet families who were affected and some first responders.

The tornado killed 15 people and destroyed hundreds of homes. The National Weather Service has said the twister was a "high-end" EF4, with winds reaching 166 miles per hour to 200 miles per hour.

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