Obama honors Holocaust victims at Warsaw memorial

28.05.2011                      24.Ijar, 5771                      Bamidbar; Tag 39 des Omer

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Obama honors Holocaust victims at Warsaw memorial

In the final phase of his European trip, Obama greeted survivors and leaders of Poland's Jewish community at the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes in Warsaw.

President Barack Obama on Friday honored the memories of those slain in the Warsaw Ghetto uprising against Nazis, telling one elderly man that the memorial was a "reminder of the nightmare" of the Holocaust in which millions of Jews were killed.
In the final phase of his European trip, the president greeted Holocaust survivors and leaders of Poland's Jewish community at the Monument to the Ghetto Heroes. He smiled, shook hands and hugged those gathered under a light rain, including some who shared memories of having met Obama at earlier times….