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The day has finally come that Barack Obama is relieved of his duties as President of the United States.

On Tuesday, the Head of State addressed the nation for the last time with an emotional speech in his hometown of Chicago, Illinois. In a message sent to the White House email list last week, Obama said the speech will convey gratitude and a sense of direction moving forward, and it did just that.

Check out heartwarming farewell above.

Source: White House

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