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'Animals'? Trump says he'll keep using term for gang members

One year ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is defending his use of the word "animals" to describe some immigrants who enter the country illegally and says he will keep using that term to refer to violent gang members.
On Thursday, Trump said his comment a day earlier had clearly been directed at members of the MS-13 gang.
Trump says, "When the MS-13 comes in, when the other gang members come into our country, I refer to them as animals. And guess what? I always will."
Trump has been under fire for comments he made Wednesday while railing against California for its sanctuary immigration policies...
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President Trump Says He Was Referring to Gang Members When He Called Some Immigrants ‘Animals'

One year ago   |   By Time

President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his use of the word “animals” to describe some immigrants who enter the country illegally, saying he would continue to use the term to refer to violent gang members in spite of a sharp rebuke from Democratic leaders.
Answering a reporter's question during a meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, Trump said his comment a day earlier had clearly been directed at members of the MS-13 gang.
“MS-13, these are animals coming onto our country,” Trump said, repeating his language from Wednesday. He added: “When the MS-13 comes in, when the...
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Trump defends 'animals' remark, says he'll always use it

One year ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his use of the word "animals" to describe some immigrants who enter the country illegally, saying he would continue to use the term to refer to violent gang members in spite of a sharp rebuke from Democratic leaders.
Answering a reporter's question during a meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, Trump said his comment a day earlier had clearly been directed at members of the MS-13 gang.
"MS-13, these are animals coming onto our country," Trump said, repeating his language from Wednesday. He added: "When the MS-13 comes...
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