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Obama pays tribute to vets in ceremony at Arlington cemetery

6 years 4 months 1 week ago Friday, November 11 2016 Nov 11, 2016 November 11, 2016 10:31 AM November 11, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: ApNewsNow

ARLINGTON - President Barack Obama is paying tribute to the nation's veterans in a solemn Veteran's Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.

On a crisp fall morning, the president laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns on Friday and bowed his head in silent tribute before a bugler played taps.

He also planned to make remarks at an annual observance honoring those who have served in the military.

Earlier in the day, the president held a breakfast reception with veterans and their families in the State Dining Room.

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