ARLINGTON, Va. - President Barack Obama paid tribute to the country's veterans during a wreath laying today at Arlington National Cemetery.

Obama laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, thanking all those who have served our country.

He said that it's important to not only honor veterans on Veterans Day, but to think about them year-round.

For president Obama's speech at Tomb of the Unknowns, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612.