- WND - http://www.wnd.com -
Obama to attend memorial service in Newtown
Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 12/15/2012 @ 10:03 pm In U.S. | No Comments
(Sky News) President Barack Obama will attend a memorial service in the US town where a gunman killed more than two dozen people, later today.
He will speak at an interfaith vigil for families of the victims and the community at 7:00 p.m., local time.
During his visit, the president will “meet with the families of those who were lost and thank first responders,” spokesman Jay Carney said in a statement.
Twenty-six people, including 20 children, were killed when a man opened fire inside an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.
Article printed from WND: http://www.wnd.com
URL to article: http://www.wnd.com/2012/12/obama-to-attend-memorial-service-in-newtown/
© Copyright 1997-2013. All Rights Reserved. WND.com.