Quotes: Obama Condemns Burning Korans

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“As commander in chief of the armed forces of the United States, I just want him to understand that this stunt that he is pulling could greatly endanger our young men and women in uniform who are in Iraq, who are in Afghanistan.”

— PRESIDENT OBAMA, condemning Florida pastor Terry Jones’ plan to burn copies of the Koran this Sept. 11, on ABC’s Good Morning America (via New York Times)