Trump's "Shithole Countries" Line Makes Bipartisanship Even More Elusive

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Ghana's president Nana Akufo-Addo called Mr Trump's remark "extremely unfortunate", and said that "we will not accept such insults, even from a leader of a friendly country, no matter how powerful".

The Washington Post reported Thursday that Trump asked, "Why are we having all these people from s-hole countries come here?" during the lawmakers meeting at the White House.

"Ours is not a shithole country, neither is Haiti or any other country in distress", said Duarte.

"Shithole? Thought they said he was so impressed with us just last September?" "I have not read one of them that's inaccurate".

USA president Donald Trump has offered a partial denial in public over his extraordinary remarks disparaging Haitians and African countries - but privately defended them, according to an insider.

"When Trump uttered his vulgar attacks yesterday against Haitians and Africans, he exposed the white supremacy at the core of USA policy towards Haiti", the statement said.

Botswana's government called the president's remark "racist". "But as president of the United States, to be sitting around discussing policy is a threat to all of us", he added.

Q. "If [President Trump] did in fact say what's being alleged, how would that stack up against... incendiary comments that other presidents have made?"

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The president also accused Democrats of "not being interested in life and safety" and slammed the DACA proposals as "a big step backwards".

In a series of tweets, Mr Trump said: "The language used by me at the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) meeting was tough, but this was not the language used".

The United Nations on Friday slammed US President Donald Trump´s reported description of African nations and Haiti as "shithole" countries as "shocking and shameful", and "racist".

Trump held a televised meeting earlier this week at the White House with congressional Democrats and Republicans on comprehensive immigration reform - which would nearly certainly include protection for young illegal immigrants, known as DREAMers, in exchange for Trump's U.S. - Mexico border wall and the elimination of so-called "chain migration".

"I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians", he said on Twitter, adding that Democrats had made the accusations up. "I'm sorry but there's no other word one can use but 'racist'". Dr. Rodney Charitable is a design engineer in the defense industry and a Haitian immigrant who said the portrayal of his country is offensive.

"It is incomprehensible that these words came out of the mouth of the president of the United States of America, a country that was founded on being free from discrimination", said Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a Republican congresswoman.

Saati, a member of the Republican Party, received Trump during his campaign visit to South Florida. "I do not think this way, nor do I agree with this kind of sentiment".