Donald Trump's 's**thole' remark sparks outrage in Africa

President Trump speaks to the media as he meets with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg in the Oval Office on Jan. 10

Members of Central Florida's Haitian community on Friday criticized reports that President Donald Trump used a vulgar remark to describe the country on the eve of the anniversary of the 2010 quake, one of the deadliest disasters in modern history.

Donald Trump, on Friday, however, denied making those comments.

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC said Friday he spoke "directly" to President Trump inside the Oval Office after he reportedly used a crude slur to describe to "s***hole countries" from Africa. "I will simply repeat that Canada is a country of openness of respect and we will continue to be there to support friends around the world and to welcome people who will contribute to building a stronger country".

The comments were "clearly" racist, Kalondo said, but stressed the United States was "much stronger than the sum total of one man". He then reportedly asked why the United States didn't bring in more immigrants from a country like Norway.

Donald Trump has backtracked on his denial that he described some African nations as "shitholes". "When it came to the issue of 'chain migration, ' I said to the president, 'Do you realize how painful that term is to so many people?' African Americans believe that they migrated to America in chains".

Ghanaians, like many Africans across the globe, have expressed their disgust for the unpleasant remarks passed by the controversial US President.

The physical exam was conducted by Dr. Ronny Jackson, who has served for Presidents George W. Bush, Obama and Trump, at the Walter Reed National Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, according to Vox.

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She was awarded Padma Shri for social work in 1986, Padma Vibhushan in 2006 and Banga Bibhushan in 2011. Mahasweta Devi raised her voice several times against the discrimination of tribal people in India.

The U.S. granted temporary protected status (TPS) to Haitians after the natural disaster.

The Trump administration has been feeling the heat after the president allegedly called nations like Haiti, El Salvador and several African countries "sh*thole countries" during a bipartisan meeting about immigration. Trump denied using the word Friday. The most "tough" thing at the scandalous meeting was the "outlandish proposal" made by the bipartisan group on DACA, he added.

While Mr Trump also insisted on Friday that he had "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country".

The US leader made the alleged remark in a Thursday meeting on immigration.

While demanding a "retraction and an apology" from Trump, the 54 countries also thanked those Americans "from all walks of life who have condemned the remarks".

"Has America become a better country as a result?"

Adams said people she knows are scared and are quickly losing hope that anything will change.

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