White House blasts Trump for meeting with white supremacist

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Washington (AFP) - The White House on Saturday condemned former president Donald Trump for meeting at his Florida estate with a renowned white supremacist and with rapper Kanye West who is embroiled in a storm over anti-Semitic remarks. Trump acknowledged having dinner with West, who now is known as Ye, on Tuesday night at Mar-a-Lago, and said he brought along friends, one of whom was Nick Fuentes, an outspoken anti-Semite and racist. "I didn't know Nick Fuentes," Trump posted on his Truth Social account late Friday. White House deputy press secretary Andrews Bates condemned Trump's meeting wi...

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