Congresswoman Mia Love Demands Apology From Trump Over Vulgar Remark

Mr Trump continued: "I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians".

On Thursday, the Washington Post, the New York Times, Politico and the Wall Street Journal all reported the alleged comments, quoting witnesses or people briefed on the meeting.

He reportedly expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway.

On Twitter, Trump said he did use tough language in the meeting, but seemed to deny using the expletive in question.

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He was also reported to have said: "Why do we need more Haitians?".

The bipartisan immigration deal has been a hot-button issue, and lawmakers are working to come up with a plan. Similar criticism has come from leaders in Haiti, El Salvador and the African Union continental body; Botswana's government called Trump's comment "reprehensible and racist" and South Africa's ruling African National Congress called it "extremely offensive".

U.S. diplomats serving in Haiti and African countries have been briefed to convey Washington's respect if they are summoned to explain President Donald Trump's alleged insults. Trump met this week with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg. He once said that Haitians "all have AIDS", The White House denied that remark.

"Never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country", Trump added in a follow-up tweet. The world is witnessing a new low today with this #S-tholeNations remark! totally unacceptable! uncalled for moreover it shows a lack a respect and IGNORANCE never seen before in the recent history of the USA by any President!

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"President Trump's racist comments about immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador, and countries in Africa are absolutely sickening, even for him", her statement reads. But it wasn't just Democrats objecting.

Many advocates said the comments shed light on why the Trump administration last fall stripped Haitians of Temporary Protected Status - specialized protection granted to people from countries experiencing significant turmoil - in which it would be unsafe for its citizens to return.

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