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  Tevet 25, 5778 , 12/01/18

Trump questions taking immigrants from certain countries

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday asked participants in an Oval Office meeting why the United States should accept immigrants from “s**thole countries” in Africa, Central America and the Caribbean, U.S. media reported.

“What do we want Haitians here for?” the president asked, according to two people briefed on the meeting who were quoted by The Los Angeles Times. “Why do we want all these people from Africa here? Why do we want all these people from s**thole countries?"

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