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Obama: Religious Freedom Matters to 'National Security'

President Barack Obama says freedom of religion matters to U.S. national security, and promoting religious freedom abroad is a key part in the country's foreign policy. Obama spoke Thursday at the annual National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, saying anyone who harms someone in the name of faith diminishes their relationship with God. "Around the world, freedom of religion is under threat, and that is what I want to reflect on this morning," the president told the...

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