Former US ambassador to UN says Africa"s response to Trump"s "shithole" comments is unprecedented

REUTERS/Andrew Kelly The African group of ambassadors to the United Nations called President Donald's comments in an immigration meeting on Thursday racist. Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations as "shithole countries.".....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2018

After Trump"s "Shithole Countries" Comments, Nikki Haley Tells African Envoys She Regrets The Controversy

The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations reportedly told envoys "Africa is very important to the United States.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 19th, 2018

Trump Sending Tillerson on Africa Trip to Fix "Shithole" Comments Row

The president's alleged comments have been condemned by African leaders......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 29th, 2018

Trump To Meet With Rwanda Leader Paul Kagame To Reaffirm U.S.-Africa Relationship After "Shithole" Comments

Paul Kagame is the incoming leader of the African Union, which has called on Trump to retract and apologize for his alleged remarks......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 26th, 2018

Anger in Africa keeps growing over Trump"s "shithole countries" comments

AP Photo/Andrew Medichini African anger is building over President Donald Trump’s negative characterization of Africa. African leaders are rejec.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2018

Trump"s "Shithole" Comments See U.S. Diplomats Summoned By African Nations To Explain Vulgar Language

South Africa and Ghana are among countries calling on U.S. diplomats to meet with government officials to address the president's comments......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 15th, 2018

Who Is Tomi Lahren? Fox News Contributor Faces Backlash For ‘Shithole Countries’ Comments

The media personality defended Trump's controversial comments. The anger in response was swift......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 12th, 2018

The New York Post: U.S. ambassador to Panama quits, saying he can no longer serve Trump administration

The U.S. ambassador to Panama has resigned on principle in the wake of President Trump’s “shithole” comments about Haiti and Africa in the Oval Office, according to a report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

US Ambassador To Panama Resigns "Before" Trump "Shithole" Comments

US Ambassador To Panama Resigns "Before" Trump "Shithole" Comments.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2018

Trump Envoy Calls Violence Against Rohingya "Breathtaking"

Sam Brownback, the recently appointed U.S. ambassador for international religious freedom, said the violence directed against Myanmar’s Muslim Rohingya minority was the worst he had ever seen and he expects a strong American response......»»

Category: topSource: wsj7 hr. 10 min. ago

Trump puts the brakes on new Russia sanctions: official

The White House has pushed back fresh measures against Moscow, in a move that appears to walk back comments made by U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley over the weekend. Dhruv Tikekar reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 17th, 2018

Good chance Kim Jong Un will give up his country"s nuclear weapons: Trump

US President Donald Trump's comments came as Kim completed a secretive and unprecedented visit to Beijing on Wednesday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 28th, 2018

People Are Poor in Africa Because They Sleep Too Much, Ugandan President says

Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni is a Trump supporter with a history of controversial comments......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 13th, 2018

Former U.S. Ambassador Says Trump"s Failure to Condemn White Supremacy after Charlottesville Led to Resignation

The former U.S. ambassador to Panama, whose last day was Friday, said his tipping point that led him to resign was President Donald Trump’s comments over white supremacy during the deadly Charlottesville attacks.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 12th, 2018

Key Words: Manchin: Pence’s comments ‘are exactly why Washington sucks’

A day after President Donald Trump urged unity and bipartisan compromise during his State of the Union address, Vice President Mike Pence attacked West Virginia’s Sen. Joe Manchin during a speech, leading Manchin to issue a blunt response......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2018

Trump is trying to mend relations with a key African leader after "shithole" comments

REUTERS/Carlos Barria President Donald Trump is trying to mend relations with a key African leader. Trump's meeting with Rwandan President Paul Kagame came shortly after the president allegedly referred to African nations as "s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 26th, 2018

"I Love Trump," Ugandan Leader Says, Praising President for Speaking "Frankly" in "Shithole Countries" Comments

Donald Trump is "one of the best presidents ever," Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 24th, 2018

"Visit Shithole Zambia": Trump"s Comments Inspire Tourism Ad

"The only stars and stripes you'll have to see are in the sky and on a zebra.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 16th, 2018

Trump Makes Watching the News With Your Children "Pretty Embarrassing" Says Senator Graham

Graham's comments follow the president's reported remarks last week about "shithole" countries......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 16th, 2018

Trump Says He"s The Least Racist Person Ever After Being Accused Of Making Racist Comments

The president's suggestion comes in the wake of his "shithole" comment......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 15th, 2018

Trump"s "Shithole" Comments Were Not Racist, Rand Paul Says

“I don’t think the comments were constructive at all, but I also think that, to be fair, we shouldn’t draw conclusions that he didn’t intend,” the Kentucky Republican said on "Meet The Press.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 14th, 2018