African countries demand Trump apology

African countries demand Trump apology

African countries demand Trump apology

U.S. President Donald Trump implied on Friday the language he used during the meeting on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was "tough" but he didn't use the infamous "shithole countries" term.

But Democratic senator Dick Durbin, who was present at the meeting with Trump, insisted that the reports were entirely accurate.

"In the course of his comments, said things which were hate filled, vile and racist".

"As individual Christians, we have a biblical responsibility to place the needs of others above our own, but as Commander-in-Chief, President Trump has the constitutional responsibility to place the interest of our nation above the needs of other countries".

Donald Trump DID Call Countries 'Shitholes' & His Racism Hurts All Of Us
In its statement , El Salvador's government expressed its "rejection" of the comments attributed to Trump. In questioning "Why do we want all these people from Africa here?" He said these hate-filled things.

Two Republican Senators claim to have not heard President Trump saying that certain African and Latin American nations are "shithole" countries.

As Fredericks was taken offscreen, Lemon said: "I was going to let him speak, until you doubly insulted me".

"Trump said on Twitter Friday that his language during the meeting was "tough", but "this was not the language used".

"They're racist comments, and he should say they're racist", Lee said. Made up by Dems.

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So far, the State Department said, the U.S. charge d'affaires in Haiti and ambassador in Botswana have been called in by their hosts after Trump reportedly dubbed these countries "shitholes".

Durbin said Trump and his supporters in the room also "scoffed" when he said that ending chain migration would break up families. I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians. Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!

"You've seen the comments in the press - I have not read one of them that's inaccurate", Durbin said Friday. To no surprise, the president started tweeting this morning, denying that he used those words.

Trump's reported language sent shockwaves through US and global media.

Amid global outrage, Trump denies 'shithole' remarks
Meanwhile, the African Union said it was "frankly alarmed" by Trump's statement . "Never said 'take them out.' Made up by Dems". On Friday, Trump denied using the language , about Haiti, and tried to turn the conversation to Democrats.

Undersecretary of State Steve Goldstein said that the president has the right to "make whatever remark he chooses" and that it was the diplomats' duty to send the message to other countries that the US "cares greatly about the people that are there". When it comes to immigration reform and securing our borders, we have urgent and serious needs to address and many critical policies to debate.

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