RAW VIDEO: President Obama's Veterans Day Remarks

POSTED: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 - 1:35pm

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:59pm

President Obama paid tribute to America’s veterans Wednesday.

The President spoke at Arlington National Cemetery, just moments after laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns.

While the president is looking back at those who lost their lives serving the country, he is also looking ahead.

The President will also meet with his national security team to discuss sending more troops to Afghanistan and Pakistan.

The President linked the current and former members of the military through their service and sacrifice.