Haiti formally requests explanation for Trump’s ‘s***hole’ remark – report

Haiti formally requests explanation for Trump’s ‘s***hole’ remark – report

The Haitian government formally summoned a US official on Thursday to explain why President Donald Trump reportedly referred to Haiti as a along with El Salvador and some African countries, according to a PBS NewsHour correspondent. The Haitian embassy in Washington DC said it received calls from Haitian-Americans demanding an apology from Trump. Haiti’s ambassador to the US, Paul Altidor, said he and the Haitian government “vehemently condemn” the on immigration reform with a bipartisan group of US senators. Altidor said Trump’s words were an “assault” and “based on stereotypes.” ()

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