Obama: Wiesel was 'one of the great moral voices'

FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2010 file photo, Elie Wiesel is congratulated by first lady Michelle Obama, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, after President Barack Obama, left, presented him with the National Humanities Medal. Wiesel, the Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor has died. His death was announced Saturday, July 2, 2016 by Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is praising author and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel as “one of the great moral voices of our time, and in many ways, the conscience of the world.”

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