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Charlottesville tries to pick up pieces after day of deadly unrest

14 August 2017

Not Donald Trump, not Barack Obama.

In the post, the Republican governor said: "The First Lady and I are heartbroken over the deaths of two Virginia State Troopers and the innocent bystander, and all those injured as a result of the violence in Charlottesville this weekend".

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is adding his voice those who are condemning today's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Ivanka Trump, who is an adviser to the president, was more pointed in a tweet Sunday calling for unity.

Heyer was a Charlottesville resident who police say was crossing the street when she was struck by the gray sports vehicle on Saturday.

Helicopter crash near Charlottesville white nationalist rally kills two cops
Addressing reporters, Trump refused to name white supremacists or any specific group, blaming the violence "on many sides ". The Charlottesville government said late on Saturday that over 30 individuals had also been injured during the unrest.

Two state police officers were also killed in a helicopter crash Saturday.

Although the focus of the white supremacists ostensibly was on preserving symbols of the confederacy, there were overt expressions of Nazi sympathy, including swastika flags, and signs that said "The Jewish media is going down".

If Mr. Trump fails to explicitly condemn white supremacists, it's fair to ask why he won't do so, Sen.

The suspect driver, 20-year old James Alex Fields of OH, is in custody, having been arrested "moments" after the crash.

The Anti-Defamation League says Vanguard America believes the USA is an exclusively white nation, and uses propaganda to recruit young white men online and at college campuses. "That's why we voted for Donald Trump, because he said he's going to take our country back". City officials agreed to remove the statue of Robert E. Lee from Emancipation Park. She was one of three casualties of the violence in Virginia, along with Virginia State Police Lt. Jay Cullen and Trooper-Pilot Berke Bates, who died in a helicopter crash after the protest, according to Newsweek.

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On Friday, the white nationalists held lit torches and chanted "White lives matter" as they marched through the University of Virginia in the city.

Earlier, street brawls erupted between white nationalists and counter-protesters.

"I don't really talk to him about his political views, so I don't really understand what the rally was about or anything".

However, former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke, who was on the scene in Charlottesville, condemned the President's statement, tweeting that "our people were peacefully assembling" but were attacked by "radical leftists".

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Charlottesville tries to pick up pieces after day of deadly unrest