USA state gov slams white supremacists

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Police said the helicopter was helping law enforcement officers monitor the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville.

Protesters gathered to hear speakers and then marched peacefully downtown, chanting and waving signs and banners. After the "Unite the Right" rally descended into violence and was subsequently dispersed, a auto plowed into a crowd of counterprotesters, killing at least one person and injuring at least 19 others. The driver has been identified as 20-year-old James Alex Fields Jr. of Maumee, Ohio.

James Alex Fields Jr, 20, of OH, has been charged with second-degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding, and one count related to leaving the scene.

The Governor of Virginia has urged white supremacists gathering in Charlottesville to "go home" after ugly clashes with anti-fascist demonstrators that left three people dead.

According to the details, the chaos erupted when a auto mowed down a group of rival protesters and killed at least one person in a flare-up of violence that challenged US President Donald Trump.

She says the attack was a reminder that evil still existed in the world but she remained confident Americans would be united.

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A Virginia State Police helicopter crashed Saturday in Albermale County, Virginia, near the city of Charlottesville, where a violent white nationalist rally was taking place.

A 32-year-old woman was killed when a auto drove into a crowd of counter-protesters and at least 19 people, 5 are in critical condition, after a vehicle drove into a crowd amid violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

"I have a message to white supremacists and nazis who came into Charlottesville today", Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe said at a televised press conference on Saturday evening. At least 35 people in total have been reported injured in the violence today. "It's a wrong thing all in itself and it's something we should reject in the strongest terms".

But many hit out at the President for not specifically mentioning white nationalists during his speech.

President Donald Trump tweeted condolences to the troopers' families earlier Saturday. He said during the protest: "We are going to fulfil the promises of Donald Trump".

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