African ambassadors condemn Trump remarks as 'racist'
African ambassadors condemn Trump remarks as 'racist'
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14 January, 2018, 19:09
However, his advisers notably did not dispute the most controversial of his reported remarks: using the word "s**thole" to describe African nations, and saying he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead.
Amie Mdoob, a Wichita business owner, says she and many other African immigrants in the city have worked hard to be productive and contribute to their country.
"Given the historical reality of how many Africans arrived in the United States as slaves, this statement flies in the face of all accepted behavior and practice", said spokeswoman Ebba Kalondo.
A source familiar with the meeting toldCNN's Jake Tapper the President did not refer to Haiti as a "s***hole" country but Trump did ask why the USA needs more Haitians and pushed to "take them out" of the deal.
His remarks were allegedly made at an Oval Office meeting held on the eve of the anniversary of the 2010 quake, one of the deadliest disasters in modern history. Trump denies using the word "shithole" including towards Haiti, which is marking the eighth anniversary of a devastating natural disaster.
Some Republicans, notably Rep. Mia Love (R-UT), who's of Haitian descent, have called out the president for the comments and have requested an apology.
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By tea , he had hit six fours and played the lead role in an unbroken partnership of 52 with Murali Vijay , who was 31 not out. But the first two sessions was all about chase the leather for the Indian fielders as the South Africa batsmen made hay.
Sen. Jeff Flake, a fierce Republican critic of the president, was not at the meeting but tweeted that he had heard directly from those who were in attendance. Not just once but repeatedly.
Trump reportedly described the homelands of migrants arriving in the U.S. as "sh*tholes" while speaking at the White House on Thursday. "That was the nature of this conversation". "[The border wall] was not properly funded, Chain & Lottery were made worse and U.S. would be forced to take large numbers of people from high crime countries which are doing badly". The president said the "so-called bipartisan" deal "was a big step backwards". African-Americans believe they migrated to America in chains and when you talk about 'chain migration, ' it hurts them personally.
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It was unclear now how a deal might emerge, though both sides insist the clock is ticking.
Senegal's foreign ministry also called in the US ambassador in Dakar to demonstrate its displeasure, a US State Department official said. "Hope for Haiti fundamentally rejects the statements that were made".
Jackson, a Navy rear admiral, directs the White House medical unit and has worked as a White House physician since 2006.
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Carillion added that it was in dialogue about securing short-term financing "while the longer-term discussions are continuing". A spokeswoman for Carillion said it met creditors on Wednesday but would not comment on reports of further talks.
Federer begins his quest to match Djokovic's six Open wins against Slovenia's world No.49 Aljaz Bedene on Tuesday. Nadal played 78 matches a year ago , which is 21 more than Federer. "All the five-setters, as well", he said.
The main hall was plunged into darkness for two hours, as people were evacuated and the robots just covered their eyes. Later on in the day, CES declared that the problem had been addressed and they were in the process of restoring power.
Indeed, Mr Arpaio seems to have maintained many of his most controversial stances as he mounts his Senate campaign. Senate candidate Joe Arpaio continues to spout unfounded claims that Barack Obama's birth certificate is "phony".
The company will relocate the truck's production from its current location in Saltillo, Mexico, to the MI plant in 2020. The creation of 2,500 new jobs will support an expansion at Fiat Chrysler's Warren Truck Assembly Plant in MI .
According to Swiss cabinet officials, animals are sentient and therefore, must not be allowed to suffer unnecessarily. Animal welfare advocates praised the new law and said other countries should follow suit.
We haven't got enough points on the board over the last five or six games and yet the performances have been similar. He's sat tight on an offer so we'll keep open minds, as will he I hope, to what comes next.
Greitens denied claims that he took nude photos of her and threatened to release them publicly if she disclosed the relationship. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner announced Thursday that she planned to launch a criminal investigation into the accusations.
Ford's Smart Trailer Tow connector, which alerts the driver to faulty trailer connections, will also be optional. The Ranger, which will be shown Sunday afternoon at the Detroit auto show , won't be available for another year.
Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), an alliance led by the Nusra Front, the dominant force in Idlib, said it had already made gains. On Wednesday, 35 soldiers were killed at the airport, according to the Observatory.
Waiving separate licensing requirements for hospitals and emergency departments to expand access to drug and alcohol treatment. It also will let emergency responders to dispense the overdose antidote naloxone when responding to a call for help.
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The Canadiens later announced that Danault was transported to hospital to undergo testing, and that he is awake and moving. Jakub Jerabek swiped at and missed a bouncing puck and Krejci pounced on it and beat Price from close range at 17:42.
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Zengotita-Torres worked with the intended victim at Ross Dress for Less (pictured) in Kissimmee and was accidentally targeted. Gibson said that's when Ramos and Rivera realized they had abducted the wrong person, but chose to continue with their plan.
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On the road, all of Stephenson's averages drop - 7.1 points, 4.9 rebounds, 43.1% from the field, and 21.9% from three-point range. The Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors meet Saturday in National Basketball Association action at the Air Canada Centre.
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Morkel has played at the venue since the start of his career and knows how to make the bounce on offer work for him. While Morris offers pace, he has not played a first-class game since picking up a back injury in England in August.
Trump Attempts to Clean Up "Shithole"
Trump was reportedly responding to a proposal to restore protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries. In typical fashion, however, we are back to the Trump we've come to know, a man who simply can not hide his baser instincts.