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Obama attacks Romney gaffe

President Obama has used an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman to rebuke his Republican opponent Mitt Romney over his secretly-recorded comments describing 47% of Americans as "victims".

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Obama says anti-Muslim video not an excuse for violence

He denounced the anti-Muslim video which triggered the violence, but said it was not an excuse:

The message we have to send to the Muslim world is that we expect you to work with us, to keep our people safe, and as offensive as this video was - and obviously we denounced it, the United States government had nothing to do with it - that's never an excuse for violence.

– President Obama

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