Trump says blame on both sides

United States President Donald Trump held a news conference in front of Trump Tower in New York on Tuesday afternoon where he blamed both sides for the violence in Charlottesville. 

Trump made the same statement on Satuday, which recived major backlash, outcry and a response from Anonymous.

A women, Heather Heyes, was killed on Saturday by a white supremist who rammed his car into a crowd of peaceful protesters standing against the white nationalist rallies where Nazi and KK members where also present in Charlottesville.

Mr Trump condemned the driver as “a disgrace to himself, his family and this country.”

However, he criticized counter-protesters, asking “what about the fact that they came charging with clubs in their hands?”

He termed the “alt-left” as to blame for the violence on Saturday.

“Not all of those peple were neo-Nazis, Not all of those people were white supremacists by any stretch.:

More details to follow. 

Eli Ridder, Senior Correspondent 

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Eli Ridder

Eli Ridder is a freelance journalist. He founded The Avro Post in October 2017. He has reported for several online and print publications. Feel free to connect at ELIRIDDER@ICLOUD.COM or at ELIRIDDER.CA

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