The White House asked me to put out this statement from press secretary Sean Spicer clarifying his Holocaust remarks from the earlier press briefing.
Clarification on statement from Press Briefing
"In no way was I trying to lessen the horrendous nature of the Holocaust. I was trying to draw a distinction of the tactic of using airplanes to drop chemical weapons on population centers. Any attack on innocent people is reprehensible and inexcusable."