Donald Trump has responded to criticism about his alleged use of the word "shithole" to describe migrant countries, saying "this was not the language used".
A UN official called the reported words racist, but the president says he did not use that language.
‘This was not the language used’ Trump tweeted, after the White House itself did not dispute reports that he had used profanity to describe several nations
U.S. President Donald Trump has denied using certain "language" during a private meeting with lawmakers that has caused fury as far afield as Kenya and Norway.
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 language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used," Trump tweeted. "What was really tough was the outlandish proposal made - a big setback for DACA!"
President Donald Trump tweeted: "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used."
President Donald Trump on Friday denied labeling Haiti, El Salvador and African nations “shithole countries” during an Oval Office meeting with senators on immigration, despite accounts of three people briefed on the conversation. “The…