PresidentJovenel Moisesaid: "The Haitian government condemns in the strongest terms these abhorrent and obnoxious remarks which, if proven, reflect a totally erroneous and racist view of the Haitian community and its contribution to the United States". Lindsey Graham went to the White House to make their presentation at about noon Thursday.
"I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in the Oval Office, any president has ever spoken words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday", Durbin told reporters.
Instead, they spent the afternoon reacting to reports thatPresident Donald Trump referred to their nation as a "shithole" and wanted to exclude Haitians from any special protected status. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, a Republican from California, and Rep. Robert Goodlatte, a Republican from Virginia - have not made public comments. Tom Cotton (R-AR) and David Perdue (R-GA). It is scary to think that people would perceive us in a threatening fashion. In Kenya, East Africa's economic hub, political activist Boniface Mwangi pleaded: "Please don't confuse the. leaders we Africans elect with our attractive continent".
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In November, the Trump administration rescinded deportation protection granted to almost 60,000 Haitians after the 2010 natural disaster and told them to return home by July 2019. The Trump administration moved in November to end that program for residents of the island nation.
Russian Helicopter Crashes in Syria, 2 Dead
Since September 2015, Russia , a major military ally of Syrian government, has been carrying out an air campaign in the country. According to the ministry, the two pilots died in a hard landing 9 miles away from the airfield.
Wenger Rules Out Move For Man Utd Target
Wenger has been linked with Bordeaux's Brazilian forward Malcom and Thomas Lemar of Monaco as replacements for Sanchez . Nothing really seems to be settled in regards to the Manchester United career of winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan .
Trump's comments came as Durbin was presenting details of the compromise plan that included providing $1.6bn financing for the first instalment of Trump's long-sought border wall. Diallo emigrated to the USA from Gambia as a teen.
Durbin explained they were in the US because they had been "the victims of crises and disasters and political upheaval". When I mentioned that fact to him, he said, 'Haitians? "Do we need more Haitians?'" Durbin said. Ben Cardin said the president's "comments don't represent America's values".
President Trump does not represent them. These are black people. He encourages the enslavement of America by a core minority of our electorate; he massages into them the notion that American principal lives not in the belief and sacrifice of their own ancestors or our country's forefathers, but rather in their own pain, rage and fear. "He knew it and we all knew it".
One lady who refused to her show her face on camera voiced that Trump's utterance was unfair. The president was discussing immigration reforms and reportedly expressed disdain about having to take some populations. On Thursday, the president reportedly asked: "Why do we want these people from all these s**thole countries here?" We also, as a government, as a people, to open our arms. But as the controversy grew - with some members of Congress slamming the remarks as racist - the president on Friday responded in a tweetthat the "language used by me at the. meeting was tough, but this was not the language used". "Not just once but repeatedly".
Tuanzebe played in the Champions League clash with CSKA last year and also featured on New Year's day against Everton. Not only was Jose Mourinho speaking about Tuanzebe, he has also been talking about Zlatan Ibrahimovic .
The institutional investor owned 2,930 shares of the restaurant operator's stock after selling 14,102 shares during the quarter. It increased, as 53 investors sold CMCSA shares while 517 reduced holdings. 142 funds opened positions while 524 raised stakes.
The victor of the fight will take a step towards becoming the first undisputed heavyweight champion since Lennox Lewis in 1999. Then last week, it emerged that Parker's promoter, David Higgins, was flying to London to try and seal the deal.
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The company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.11. Baird reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $24.00 price target on shares of GameStop in a report on Tuesday, September 26th.
Gaine is a Bill Parcells protégé who worked with the Hall of Fame coach/general manager with the Jets, Cowboys and Dolphins. The Texans are negotiating a contract to hire Brian Gaine as their new General Manager, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports .
Between Case Keenum , Teddy Bridgewater , Bradford and Kyle Sloter , the Vikings now have four quarterbacks on the 53-man roster. Zimmer did say that he believes Bradford is healthy enough to play should the Vikings need to rely on him in the postseason.
US Treasuries later pared some of their losses and the 10-year yield stood at 2.555 per cent in early Asian trade. Some market experts speculate that China might want to send a message to President Trump over trade.
The CCEMA is urging residents to protect themselves against the cold with warm layers, hats and gloves. Sunday , there is a 70 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9 a.m., according to the weather service.
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CES goes dark in the rain
Power in the South Hall was restored within minutes, and power has now been fully restored to all areas. Some freaky things are happening at the Consumer Electronics Show , better known as CES , this year.
Cold Start To Week, Snow Possible Mid-Week
I say "nearly" though because light breezes and partly cloudy skies should prevent temperatures from really dive-bombing. In the previous storm, bitter cold Arctic air was in place and there was no doubt that frozen precipitation would fall.
Sinha asks BJP leaders to speak up like judges
When four top judges are sharing their concern with the members of the media, how can this be an internal matter?" The Congress President went on to instigate the Apex Court for addressing the issue.
Alastair Campbell: I Hate The Term Second Referendum
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Trump denies using racist slur on African countries
The White House also faced a barrage of questions last month after he slurred some words during a speech on national TV. Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe tweeted , "SHAME ON TRUMP!" Our president is a racist.