DACA protects hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children from deportation. "There is a serious need for dialogue between the USA administration and the African countries".
"Today we celebrate Dr. King for standing up for the self-evident truth Americans hold so dear, that no matter what the color of our skin or the place of our birth, we are all created equal by God", said Trump at the event.
On Friday, Mr Trump on Friday tweeted that his language he used at the private meeting with lawmakers to discuss immigration legislation had been "tough".
The President also publicly rejected a bipartisan deal that was presented to him by lawmakers to resolve the DACA issue. "No longer can Members of Congress, particularly Republicans, stand with such a unsafe, disturbed, and deceitful man who is a threat to everything for which America, the greatest democracy on Earth, stands". But Sen. Richard J. Durbin, a Democrat from IL who attended the meeting, said publicly Friday that Trump's apparent denial was false and that he repeatedly used the phrase. But two immigration hard-liners, Republican Sens.
We certainly agree, and we're sure that the millions of people President Trump insulted with his comments do, too.
Ghana, located in west Africa, is one of the region's most politically stable countries and has long enjoyed friendly relations with the United States.
"Diversity has always been our strength, not our weakness", he added. "American immigration policy can not and should not be guided in any way, shape or form by racism".
Many US media outlets reported the comments on Thursday, quoting witnesses or people briefed on the meeting.
"I am committed to working with Republicans and Democrats to find common ground so we can move forward".