US President-elect, Donald Trump, is on the verge to retain one of his campaign vows to deport two to three million illegal, undocumented immigrants, despite describing them as “terrific people”.
CBS News correspondent Lesley Stahl interviews president-elect Donald Trump at his Manhattan home on November 11, 2016. Photo credit: Chris Albert for CBSNews/60MINUTES
The Republican said this while discussing his immigration stance in his first post-election interview on 60 Minutes, which was made available on Sunday, November 13.
The billionaire real estate baron also stood by his hard-line plan to build a wall along the United States-Mexico border – adding that the barrier to be erected on the border may not consist entirely of brick and mortar, but that fencing could be used in some areas.