U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday denied a derogatory comment that he is alleged to have made against some Central American and African countries that triggered an worldwide outrage for its racist undertones.
Democratic Senator Dick Durbin, who was there, told reporters yesterday that Mr Trump used "vile, vulgar" language.
He later tweeted that he has "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously a very poor and troubled country". The Trump administration recently announced it would end that status for countries like Haiti and El Salvador, whose citizens came to the USA years ago to escape the aftermath of national disasters.
In Geneva, UN human rights spokesman Rupert Colville said: "These are shocking and shameful comments". Senator Richard Durbin refuted his denial and confirmed the president not only used these words but used them repeatedly.
Spokespeople for the White House did not immediately respond to a request for clarification Friday.
Choosing to leave out the word "s--hole", the paper said that the remarks immediately sparked "controversy and indignation".
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"With the statement that he made, it was very clear to us that there is a racial basis for those decisions, even going so far as racist", Labossiere said.
"In addition to being insulting to us, more importantly it's quite disrespectful and insulting to the people that we're trying to help and the friends and colleagues that we've made there over the last eight years", Furey said in an interview.
Just before Christmas, a New York Times report emerged alleging that Trump had said people from Haiti "all have AIDS", that Nigerians all live in huts and that Afghanistan is full of terrorists.
A group of African ambassadors at the United Nations also issued a statement Friday to condemn the "outrageous, racist and xenophobic" remarks by the president.
The doctor who oversaw 71-year-old President Trump's first formal physical Friday said the commander-in-chief is in "excellent health".
"Dr. King challenged us to talk about the community". Her parents immigrated to the States when they were only children.
Trump, who grew up in a Presbyterian family, shot back saying it was "disgraceful" for the pope to question his faith.
"Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?" he asked, according to multiple sources present at the White House meeting.
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It has always sparked fierce debates in the USA about whether to brand Trump as a racist and a xenophobe. He also reportedly suggested that the U.S. should bring in more people from countries like Norway .
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During a meeting with congressional leaders Tuesday at the White House, Trump endorsed a two-step approach to immigration reform. They are all talk and no action. "Sorry, but there is no other word one can use but "racist", he told reporters in Geneva.
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