New Zealand P.M. Supports Gay Marriage

    Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, left, greets John Key, Prime Minister of New Zealand, at an honor cordon to at the Pentagon Thursday, July 21, 2011 in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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    President Obama's big announcement yesterday has seemingly inspired other politicians around the world to speak out about gay marriage. In a statement Thursday, New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said he's "not personally opposed to gay marriage," having previously declined to publicly state his opinion on the subject. Same-sex couples in New Zealand can currently form civil unions. 

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