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White nationalist clashes linked to helicopter deaths in VA, officials say

White nationalist clashes linked to helicopter deaths in VA, officials say

Helicopters were reported flying overhead in Charlottesville as Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency after what is believed to be the largest gathering of white nationalists in a decade.

"I didn't know it was white supremacist". After the "Unite the Right" rally descended into violence and was subsequently dispersed, a vehicle plowed into a crowd of counterprotesters, killing at least one person and injuring at least 19 others.

A auto plowed into a group of the counterprotesters Saturday, killing a 32-year-old woman and leaving 19 others hurt. Fields was being held on suspicion of second-degree murder.

A man is facing a murder charge after a auto ploughed into a crowd of people protesting against a white supremacist rally in Virginia, killing a 32-year-old woman and injuring more than a dozen others, on a day full of violent confrontations.

"Go home.You are not wanted in this great commonwealth".

TV pictures showed one of the fights erupting when the anti-Nazi protesters approached the white supremacists with what looked like a wooden banner.

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Charlottesville City Manager Maurice Jones said at the conference that 14 people were treated for injuries, "ranging from life-threatening to mild". It hit a number of people before plowing into the bumper of another auto. He simply told them to "go home". "You're talking about people who are saying that hate's not okay, kindness matters, and then they get killed for it", Detwiler said. Both the people killed were on board.

White nationalist, white supremacist and alt-right groups were initially scheduled to gather in Charlottesville's Emancipation Park Saturday to protest the city's decision to remove a Confederate statue there.

Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the top law enforcement official in the country, said "the violence and deaths in Charlottesville strike at the heart of American law and justice".

They were strong voices inside the President's own party calling out the people who had arranged Saturday's "Unite the Right" demo in Charlottesville.

Some Twitter users also called Trump out for lambasting former President Barack Obama for not using the term, "radical Islamic terrorism", while he himself did not specifically denounce white nationalists in Charlottesville. "I place the blame for a lot of what you're seeing in America today right at the doorstep of the White House and the people around the President", he said.


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