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president donald trump denies he used vulgarity about haiti, africa

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president donald trump denies he used vulgarity about haiti, africa

president donald trump denied friday, jan 12, 2018, via twitter that he said anything "derogatory about haitians" during an immigration meeting at the white house the day before, as the world continued to express outrage over his reported comments. (credit: pool / twitter / the associated press)by tom [email protected] @tombrunedc updated january 12, 2018 3:34 pm print see commentsshare share tweet share emailwashington — president donald trump on friday denied reports he used vulgar terms to describe haiti and africa at a meeting about immigration thursday, but sen. dick durbin pushed back, saying that “he said these hate-filled things, and he said them repeatedly.”durbin (d-illinois) confirmed news reports that in response to a measure to allow immigration from african nations, trump said, “why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” trump added said he favored letting in people from norway instead.the white house did not deny the comments thursday evening, even as the remarks stirred a stunned and growing furor overnight and into friday by lawmakers from both parties, civil rights advocates, and african and haitian leaders.yet on friday trump blamed democrats for the uproar over the reported comments, saying he “should record future meetings,” and tweeted his denial: “the language used by me at the daca meeting was tough, but this was not the language used.”trump specifically denied that he belittled haiti or said...