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ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) An ABC exclusive White House interview held with President Obama.

(Studio and White House: Barbara Walters) The slaughter in Syria noted. Obama interview excerpted. [At the White House, OBAMA - says we have decided to support the opposition coalition in Syria: they are the legitimate representative of the people that we will recognize with Al Nosira‡ as a terrorist group; says he remains optimistic about the fiscal cliff and the state of our economy: getting it done so middle class taxes don't go up on January 1; indicates taxes will go up on high end individuals.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Further coverage of the Obama interview on "Good Morning America", "Nightline" and "20/20" noted.

Sawyer, Diane;
Walters, Barbara

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