Trump is accused of saying during the meeting, according to The Washington Post. Trump allegedly questioned why the US doesn't admit more immigrants from countries like Norway, whose prime minister visited the White House this week.
"We have to reform our immigration system, make it more diversified where people from Asia and Europe can come to this country and make it merit-based so if you have a skill you can benefit America", McDonough said.
During a Thursday meeting on immigration with a bipartisan group of lawmakers, Trump criticized protections the United States has given to immigrants from various underdeveloped countries. "I am appalled and disgusted that the man who stands as the symbol of a nation once offering refuge and sanctuary to all immigrants is doing his best to say: 'non-whites need not apply'".
"If I had been in that meeting, I would have gotten up right then and there and said something to the president in front of everyone", Lee said. "What was really tough was the outlandish proposal made".
Trump's reported language sent shockwaves through US and worldwide media.
We contacted Miller's office in Botswana seeking comment, as well as the Botswana embassy in Washington D.C., but received no response prior to publication. Not racial. Not racially charged, racist.
Though the president said he has been misquoted, the damage may have already been done.
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"If this report is true, it is absolutely wrong to say or think this".
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".
On Friday, Trump denied both describing certain nations as "s--hole countries" and that he demanded Haitians be removed from negotiations about protected status for people from certain countries.
"The DREAM Act would NOT lead to 'chain migration, '" it argued.
The tabloid New York Daily News' front page features an illustration of a Trump poop emoji and a headline that reads "S**t for brains".
President Donald Trumps vulgar outbursts during a White House meeting on immigration are racist and indefensible no matter how he parses them.