Obama: 6 killed in Afghanistan were 'outstanding'

First lady Michelle Obama looks on as President Barack Obama speaks during an event to thank service members and their families at Marine Corp Base Hawaii, on Friday, Dec. 25, 2015, in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — President Barack Obama said the six U.S. service members killed this week in a suicide attack in Afghanistan were “outstanding, brave men and women” as he delivered a Christmas Day gesture of gratitude to U.S. troops for how much they sacrifice to keep Americans safe and free.

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