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World leaders react to Trump’s ‘shithole countries’ remarks

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The world did not take the President's comments lightly. Patrick Gaspard, the former U.S. ambassador to South Africa, joins Hardball.

Trump, condemned for ‘shithole’ countries remark, denies comment but acknowledges ‘tough’ language

Washington Post

Sen. Richard J. Durbin (D-Ill.), one of the lawmakers who attended the meeting at which the president used vulgar language, said publicly in comments to reporters Friday that Trump’s denial was false.

Trump denies "shithole" remarks as condemnation mounts at home and abroad

Reuters / Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facing strong condemnation at home and abroad, U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday denied using the word "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries, but kept up criticism of a Senate immigration plan that…

Trump denies 'shithole' remarks as condemnation mounts at home and abroad

Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facing strong condemnation at home and abroad, U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday denied using the word "shithole" to describe Haiti and African countries, but kept up criticism of a Senate immigration plan that…

The Latest: Ryan calls Trump's use of slur 'unfortunate'

SFGate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Trump and immigration (all times local):; 12:50 p.m. House Speaker Paul Ryan says that President Donald Trump's vulgar slur about Africa was "very unfortunate, unhelpful."

Ryan calls Trump 's---hole' remarks 'unhelpful' and 'unfortunate'

The Hill

Breaking his silence, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) called President Trump's "shithole countries" remarks "very unfortunate" and "unhelpful, noting that his ancestors who immigrated from Ireland also faced hostilities when t...

Paul Ryan: Trump's comments on immigration 'unhelpful'

USA TODAY

The House speaker addressed the president's vulgar comments while in Milwaukee to talk about the tax plan.

Paul Ryan Calls Trump 'Shithole' Comments 'Very Unfortunate, Unhelpful'

The Huffington Post

The House Speaker refrained from pointed criticism, but said the president's comments reminded him of the oppression his own family once faced.

Trump appears to deny 'shithole' remark

NZ Herald / World

President Donald Trump acknowledged Friday that he used "tough" language during a meeting on efforts toward a bipartisan immigration deal, but appeared to deny using the term "shithole" to refer to some ...

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