The US is not heaven, ANC responds to Trump’s racist outburst


Friday, EAST LONDON, South Africa (Reuters) – Comments by US President Donald Trump (above) referring to some African nations as “shithole countries” are extremely offensive to South Africa, a senior official with the ruling African National Congress party said on Friday.
“Ours is not a shithole country, neither is Haiti or any other country in distress,” Jessie Duarte, the deputy secretary general of the ANC, said at a news conference in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province.
Two sources told Reuters that Trump on Thursday questioned why the United States would want to have…

Source – Standard Media