African Union, African UN envoys demand Trump apology

Washington( CNN) The African Union, a group representing the continent’s countries, and African ambassadors to the United Nations crisply deplored US President Donald Trump’s reference to African people as “shitholes” and called on him to disavow such statements and apologize.

“The African Union Mission wishes to express its infuriation, regret and anger over the unfortunate commentary make use of Mr. Donald Trump, President of the United States of America, which remarks dishonor the celebrated American sect and respect for diversity and human dignity, ” the African Union mission to the United States said in a swelling account.

Condemning the comments “in the strongest terms, ” the AU challenged “a retraction of the comment as well as an justification , not only to the Africans, but to all people of African swoop around the globe.”