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World leaders respond to Trump's racist comments against four congresswomen


President Donald Trump doubled down on his attacks against four minority U.S. congresswomen on Monday and dismissed concerns that his comments were racist. The UK's outgoing PM Theresa May was the first world leader to condemn the comments, but she wasn't the only prominent politician to do so. Alison Sargent reports.

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