Hours after the meeting, reports emerged that Mr Trump had asked: "Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?" "I will remind you, your name is Kirstjen Nielsen, with a silent J". This followed the South African government issuing a démarche to acting USA ambassador Jessye Lapenn, summoning her to a meeting at the Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) to explain Trump's reported insult.
U.S. President Donald Trump confers with White House communications eirector Hope Hicks, left, as White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, right, listens during an interview with Reuters at the White House on Wednesday. Deals can't get made when there is no trust!
On Friday, Mr Durbin said: "I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday". "Senator Durbin has misrepresented what's happened in White House meetings before". And he says the IL senator is threatening prospects for a deal to protect certain immigrants.
US diplomats in Haiti and other countries have been called to host government offices to hear complaints about the president's comments. Lindsey O. Graham, R-S.C., was at the infamous meeting with Trump and told others about his racist language. Trump has responded that the media accounts are inaccurate and on Tuesday the president said he wanted immigrants to come to America from everywhere. Trump wasn't apologetic and denied he was racist, said the confidant, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a private conversation. "I will give $100 thousand dollars to Trump's favourite charity if he will step on an accurate scale with an impartial medical professional, okayed by both of us". "Norway is a predominantly white country, isn't it?" he asked, rhetorically.
Twitter quickly pointed out that Trump seems shorter than six three when he has been photographed next to other people who claim to be the same height.
"I was on a treadmill for the first time actually in quite a while, and it was at a very steep angle, and I was there for a very long time", he said. In 1989, Trump paid for full-page ads in several NY newspapers calling for the death penalty for five teenagers - four black, one Latino - who had been falsely accused of raping a white female jogger in Central Park.
The Montreal Cognitive Assessment, which identifies light impairment or the onset of Alzheimer's disease, was designed by neurologist Ziad Nasreddine in the 1990s.
"It's always been a foreign policy priority of our government to fight for the respect and dignity of our countrymen independent of their immigration status", he said.
Donald Trump - now a certified "genius", according to his doctor.