Obama: 'When We Say We Will Never Forget, We Mean What We Say'

May 5, 2011

Speaking at a New York City firehouse that lost 15 men on Sept. 11, 2001, President Obama said just a short time ago that this week's killing of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden shows that:

"When we say we will never forget, we mean what we say."

The president is in New York to lay a wreath at ground zero in honor of the nearly 2,800 victims of the Sept. 11 attacks. Copyright 2011 National Public Radio. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.