Ivana 's Loose Women immigration rant elicits Ofcom complaints

Loose Women has been hit with 78 Ofcom complaints after Ivana 's controversial appearance on the ITV show on Monday.

Donald 's ex-wife, 71, who was married to the president for 15 years til 1990, was branded a 'bigoted embarrassment' for her 'disturbing' comments on US immigration, in which she claimed: 'They steal and rape the women'.

In the space of four days, the regulatory body received 78 complaints for the exchange, in which the Czech businesswoman locked horns with panellist Jane Moore, 58, who told her that the comments were 'inhumane and offensive'.  

Shocking: Loose Women has been hit with 78 Ofcom complaints after Ivana Trump's controversial appearance on the ITV show on Monday

Shocking: Loose Women has been hit with 78 Ofcom complaints after Ivana 's controversial appearance on the ITV show on Monday 

On the show, Ivana - who is herself a legal immigrant to the US - said she is 'very proud' of her former partner, particularly for 'all he has achieved with immigration', insisting that all who migrate to America should 'enter legally'.

She then went on to rant about US immigrants, in an outburst which saw her claim 'they do not dressing Americanly' once in the country, while accusing some immigrants of 'not having a job, stealing, and raping American women'. 

Her comments were met with outrage from both the panel and viewers, leading to fans of the show contacting Ofcom with 78 complaints . 

An Ofcom spokesperson told MailOnline: 'We are assessing these complaints against our broadcasting rules, before deciding whether or not to investigate' 

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Ivana and ITV for comment.  

That was then: Donald Trump's ex-wife, 71, who was married to the president for 15 years til 1990, was branded a 'bigoted embarrassment' for her 'disturbing' comments on US immigration, in which she claimed: 'They steal and rape the women'

That was then: Donald 's ex-wife, 71, who was married to the president for 15 years til 1990, was branded a 'bigoted embarrassment' for her 'disturbing' comments on US immigration, in which she claimed: 'They steal and rape the women'  

Challenged: In the space of four days, the regulatory body received 78 complaints for the exchange, in which the Czech businesswoman locked horns with panellist Jane Moore, 58, who told her that the comments were 'inhumane and offensive'

Challenged: In the space of four days, the regulatory body received 78 complaints for the exchange, in which the Czech businesswoman locked horns with panellist Jane Moore, 58, who told her that the comments were 'inhumane and offensive' 

Jane said: 'What you've just said about migrants a lot of people would find quite offensive. You're a migrant yourself - are you not shutting the door behind you?... 

'Do you not

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