Michelle Obama visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin

20.06.2013                      12.Tammus. 5773

Berlin:

Michelle Obama visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin

According to memorial director, the first lady and her daughters spent half-an-hour at the hallowed site.

First Lady Michelle Obama and daughters Malia and Sasha visited the Holocaust memorial in Berlin, amid tight security.
According to Uwe Neumaerker, director of the memorial, Michelle Obama and her daughters spent about half-an-hour Wednesday morning visiting the sea of 2711 steles that make up the memorial, which was designed by American-Jewish architect Peter Eisenman and opened to the public in May 2005, on the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II. They also were guarded by helicopters hovering over the area….