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Obama awards Medal of Honor to Korean War chaplain

A US Army officer holds the medal of honor for US Army Chaplain Emil Kapaun during a ceremony on April 11, 2013, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.President Barack Obama posthumously awarded the nation's highest military decoration to a US Army chaplain killed in captivity in the Korean War, as tensions rise anew between the two Koreas. During a White House ceremony to bestow the honor upon Emil Kapaun, Obama did not directly allude to the current crisis pitting North Korea against its southern neighbor and other allies of the United States in the region.