Gallery: Obama honors Holocaust victims in Poland

US president lays wreath during ceremony at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Warsaw; heard saying US would be there for Israel.

Obama with in Poland ceremony 311 (photo credit: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)
Obama with in Poland ceremony 311
(photo credit: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)
US President Barack Obama on Friday travelled to Poland where he honored the memories of those killed in the Warsaw Ghetto uprising during the Holocaust. He was heard telling a Holocaust survivor that the US would be there for Israel.
During a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Warsaw Obama told one elderly man that the memorial was a "reminder of the nightmare" of the Holocaust in which millions of Jews were killed, The Associated Press reported.