President Obama Calls Orlando Nightclub Mass Shooting Act of Terror and Hate

President Barack Obama speaks in 2016
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President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on June 12, 2016 in Washington, D.C. 

President Barack Obama says the nightclub shooting in Orlando was an "act of terror" and an "act of hate."

He said Sunday (June 12) that the FBI is investigating it as an act of terrorism and that no effort will be spared to determine whether the shooter was affiliated with terrorist groups.

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