Once the briefing had concluded, President Trump asked the person who briefed him, a career intelligence analyst who also is an expert in hostage policy, a question.
Amid the backlash to President Donald Trump reportedly referring to countries in Africa and Central America as "shithole countries", NBC News reports that the president made remarks about the race and ethnicity of at least one USA official.
Trump persisted and asked the question again, with the staffer repeating that she, like Trump himself, was also from Manhattan in NY.
He wanted to know where "your people" are from, according to the officials, who spoke under condition of anonymity due to the nature of the internal discussions.
President Donald Trump suggested in the Oval Office that a "pretty Korean" analyst's ethnicity should qualify her for negotiating with North Korea on behalf of the United States, NBC News reported Friday.
In the wake of President Trump's comment about wanting to stop immigration from "shithole countries", NBC News did a deep dive into Trump's history of racist comments.
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However, their gung-ho approach has left gaps in the back and 27 goals conceded has seen much of their good work in attack go to waste.
In a tweet, Trump said: "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used". The senior Democratic senator Dick Durbin, who was in the meeting, subsequently said that he had.
The career intelligence analyst ultimately told the president her parents were from Korea. The White House did not immediately comment.
Trump has always been accused by his political rivals of promoting racist attitudes that fueled clashes at some of his campaign rallies in 2016 and emboldened white supremacist groups that viewed Trump's general election win as an opportunity for empowerment.
But the global community condemned the comments, which were corroborated by congressmen who had been in the room when Trump made the controversial remarks. "Never said 'take them out'".
Trump began his presidential campaign by calling Mexican immigrants criminals and "rapists". Haiti's ambassador to the U.S. said he and his government "vehemently condemn [ed]" the remark.
For days, the county had issued repeated warnings via social media, news media and emails about the potential for mudslides . Rescue workers enter properties to look for missing persons after a mudslide in Montecito, California, US January 12, 2018.
Robert knows that fans are pissed, and he stresses that TWD team's job now is "prove that this was a decision worth making". Kirkman, however, seems to believe the TV series will have no trouble adapting such a story - or moving forward without it.
His shooting percentage from areas he's scored in the past is just slightly down this year". "We're happy to have him back". The move comes about a week after it was revealed that Duclair had requested a trade from the team.
Stoke is looking for a new manager after firing Mark Hughes last weekend, with the team in the Premier League's relegation zone. The reality is that clubs are interested in players and coaches. "Whoever comes in is coming into a fantastic football club".
A BJP delegation will meet Governor K N Tripathi this evening and lodge a complaint about the incidents, party sources said. The party said its was tough to carry on with the programme in the present circumstances.
After $0.93 actual EPS reported by Exxon Mobil Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.45% EPS growth. Citadel Ltd Llc holds 0% or 215,725 shares in its portfolio. $28's average target is 245.25% above currents $8.11 stock price.
The rating was maintained by DA Davidson with "Buy" on Friday, August 12. (NASDAQ:NTAP) rating on Thursday, November 16. After $0.22 actual EPS reported by GrubHub Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 9.09 % EPS growth.
Mr Barton said: "She has tried hard to tackle the school funding crisis, without any help from the Chancellor or Prime Minister". Having replaced Nicky Morgan in 2016, Greening was removed from her role earlier this week, as the PM reshuffled her Cabinet .
The stock of Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) has "Market Perform" rating given on Thursday, September 29 by Wells Fargo. Finally, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. raised its position in Lennar Corporation by 0.6% in the second quarter.
Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Llc, which manages about $2.29B and $1.65B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Nordstrom Inc. Also, the number of funds holding Stryker Corp in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 45 to 45 for the same number.
It is negative, as 36 investors sold ALXN shares while 174 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 420 raised stakes. Intel makes up approximately 1.1% of Fisher Asset Management LLC's portfolio, making the stock its 18th largest holding.
EPS for Guaranty Bancorp (GBNK) Expected At $0.39
Melvin Capital Management Lp increased Wynn Resorts Ltd (Call) (WYNN) stake by 40.65% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of EGBN in report on Tuesday, October 3 with "Hold" rating.
Hyundai Looks Ahead with Latest Hydrogen Vehicle
The Nexo is part of Hyundai's plan is to launch 18 production electric or fuel cell vehicles worldwide by 2025. The new model will have an estimated range of 500 miles - about 135 miles more than its predecessor.
Cuba condemns Trump's "racist" statements on Haiti, El Salvador
United Nations human rights spokesman Rupert Colville told reporters in Geneva that Trump's comments were "shocking and shameful". Bob Goodlatte of Virginia, had been pushing for stronger immigration enforcement and a less generous package for the Dreamers.
Sirius XM (NASDAQ:SIRI) Downgraded by BidaskClub to "Sell"
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Hunt for killer who raped 7yo in Pakistan
Earlier, at least 247 individuals have been termed as suspects in Zainab murder case after reviewing the CCTV footage. Zainab's medical report confirmed ample evidence of assault and rape on the little girl's body.
North East MPs promoted to Labour's front bench
In Wales, the national assembly still has the power has the power to "cap" local authorities' council tax rises. Clive Lewis apologised after telling someone to get "on your knees bitch" at a Momentum conference.
Toyota Bringing Amazon Alexa to Its Cars
However, with the advent of smart home devices, Cortana's greatest weakness proved to be its lack of smart home controls. Even so, it can still generate weather reports , set reminders, offer directions and generate news headlines.
Bayern wants reluctant Jupp Heynckes to stay longer as coach
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