"As individual Christians, we have a biblical responsibility to place the needs of others above our own, but as Commander-in-Chief, President Trump has the constitutional responsibility to place the interest of our nation above the needs of other countries".
"Ours is not a shithole country, neither is Haiti or any other country in distress", said Duarte.
The Republican president has also privately defended his remarks, saying he was only expressing what many people think but will not say about immigrants from economically depressed countries, the Associated Press reported. I've not read one of them that's inaccurate.
Andrew Young was the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations during President Jimmy Carter's administration.
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The African group of ambassadors to the United Nations have issued an extraordinary statement condemning the "outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks" by USA president Donald Trump, and demanded a retraction and apology.
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The comments came during a meeting over immigration reform, a topic that Democrats are trying to tie to the shutdown fight.
He has since denied using the reported language. "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!"
"I use those words advisedly", he goes on, "I understand how powerful they are".
El Salvador has also sent a formal letter of protest over Trump comments. I asked him about it a number of times and he denied it but kept up the racist rhetoric and behavior throughout the campaign and now that he's in the White House.
Despite the hurt, she said the immigrant community is a tough one.
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Jean, a refugee from Haiti who came to Canada in 1968 and was raised in Thetford Mines, Que., also noted that Friday was the eighth anniversary of a devastating quake that struck her native country, one of 57 member French-language countries - many from Africa - that form La Francophonie. Baltimore Rep. Elijah Cummings said, "I condemn this unforgivable statement and this demeaning of the office of the presidency".