Obama lights Hanukkah candle at White House
US President Barack Obama and wife Michelle lit a Hanukkah candle at the White House on Thursday together with leaders of the Jewish community.


Obama reiterated his commitment to commitment to Israel's security. The event was also attended by Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren, Jewish Supreme Court justices Ruth Ginsburg and Elana Kagan as well as US cabinet members and congressmen. (Yitzhak Lieberman, Washington)