'S**thole' projected on Trump's hotel in Washington

US President Donald Trump

Vulgarity used by president projected onto Trump Hotel in DC

The message is a reference to comments Donald Trump reportedly made last week, in which he said that the USA should take in fewer refugees from "shithole countries" like Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations, and instead encourage more immigration from Norway. According an account given to the Washington Post, the projection remained displayed on the hotel for almost 40 minutes.

Video tweeted by D.C. -based, multimedia artist Robin Bell, of Bell Visuals, shows a series of projections on the hotel's facade, followed by the popular anti-Trump hashtag "resist".

The projection also included several smiley poop emojis and a longer message that mocked Trump and his supporters, urging others to reject white supremacist attitudes, according to the Huffington Post.

The Post reported that Robin Bell, who posted images Saturday's protest on Twitter, was behind the projection.

Trump was not in Washington over the weekend.

In May, Bell made headlines for the first time in May 2017, for projecting this message onto the same hotel.

. An arrow, also apparently projected on the building which points to the arched doorway.

It was a question posed to lawmakers who had suggested granting visas to individuals from Haiti, El Salvador and multiple African nations.

The US President said: "Why do we want all these people from s***hole countries coming here?"

Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), the chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said in a statement that Trump's alleged remarks were another "confirmation of his racially insensitive and ignorant views".

The United Nations human rights office rejected the president's remark, which they labeled as "racist".

"You can not dismiss entire countries and continents as 's***holes, ' whose entire populations, who are not white, are therefore not welcome".

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