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Reporters: WELCOME HOME, MR. PRESIDENT.

MR. PRESIDENT? GIVE ME TWO MINUTES.

THANK YOU. WHAT'D I MISS?

ANY FURTHER FOLLOW-UP AFTER NEW DELHI?

I'M SORRY? WAS THERE ANY FOLLOW-UP AFTER NEW DELHI?

WE SPOKE SEVERAL TIMES ABOUT KASHMIR

AND SHE ASSURED ME THEY'RE WORKING TOWARDS A PEACEFUL RESOLUTION.

WE ALSO HAD A SPIRITED CONVERSATION ABOUT CHESS.

PRIME MINISTER PLAYS CHESS?

CHESS WAS INVENTED IN INDIA

SOMEWHERE AROUND 600 A.D.

A GIGANTIC CHESS BOARD WAS CONSTRUCTED

AT FATEHPUR SIKRI, WHICH WAS THE CAPITAL A LONG TIME AGO...

...AND HUMAN FIGURES WERE USED AS CHESS PIECES

AND MOVED AT THE EMPEROR'S WILL.

IT'S WHAT I CALL THE GOOD OLD DAYS.

C.J.

C.J.? Hey, Leo.

WHAT'S HE DOING?

THE HISTORY OF CHESS BY DR. JOSIAH BARTLET.

GET HIM IN THE CAR. What's going on?

GET THE PRESS POOL BACK HERE, TOO.

WHAT'S GOING ON? CHINA.

OKAY.

...EBONY WOOD AND SANDALWOOD.

AND A LACQUERED CLASSIC STAUNTON IN BOXWOOD.

THANK YOU, EVERYBODY.

HEY, DON'T FORGET, HARTSFIELD VOTES

IN THREE HOURS AND 21 MINUTES.

WE'RE GONNA FIND OUT WHO THE NEXT PRESIDENT IS.

Reporters: THANK YOU, MR. PRESIDENT.

I'M GIVING SOME CHESS SETS OUT AS GIFTS.

DID YOU SEE THEM? LEO NEEDS YOU IN THE CAR.

DID HE SAY? CHINA.

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