The uproar over the “s---hole countries” remark attributed to President Donald Trump this week prompted some media outlets to follow up with a story about an incident that reportedly occurred in December.
Trump reportedly asked why a 'pretty Korean lady' intelligence officer wasn't negotiating with North Korea for the US
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President Donald Trump has reportedly made comments about race and ethnicity on several occasions.
Allegations of racially charged remarks surfaced after it was reported he asked why the US was letting in immigrants from "shithole countries" in Africa and Central America.
His purported remarks have been roundly condemned by US and foreign officials.
Amid the backlash to President Donald Trump reportedly referring to countries in Africa and Central America as...
Trump called intel analyst a ‘pretty Korean lady’ — and asked why she wasn’t negotiating with Kim Jong Un: report
President Donald Trump's latest outburst about immigrants from "sh*thole" African countries is far from his first time making racist statements. In fact, sources tell NBC News that Trump made a career U.S. intelligence officer uncomfortable last year when he grilled her on her Korean heritage and demanded to know why she wasn't being used to negotiate with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. According to NBC News, Trump first asked the officer where she was…