Virginia governor to white nationalists: 'Go home ... Shame on you'


"I have a message to all the white supremacists and the Nazis who came to Charlottesville today".

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

Rescue workers and medics tend to many people who were injured when a vehicle plowed through a crowd of anti-facist counter-demonstrators marching through the downtown shopping district in Charlottesville, Virginia. Witnesses say the auto drove into a crowd of counter-protesters during a white nationalist protest and rally in Emancipation Park.

Late in the afternoon, a Virginia State Police helicopter crashed in woodland south-west of the city, killing two police officers. One witness saw people being hurled in the air as the auto rushed through the crowd.

"A man from OH was held by police on charges relating to the auto incident, including second-degree murder, according to Martin Kumer, Albemarle Charlottesville's regional jail superintendent".

"There's an old saying, when you dance with the devil, the devil changes you", Signer said, referring to the messaging that marked Trump's presidential bid. "We are strongly, strongly against violence in any way shape or form".

The New York Times reports that some were chanting "You will not replace us", and "Jew will not replace us". However, he did not mention white nationalists and the alt-right movement in his remarks. Let us heal. This is not our story. "And it's brought here by people who belong in the trash heap of history with these ideas".

Scaramucci's remarks came a day after a rally in Virginia turned violent, as clashes broke out between white nationalists and counterprotesters. A spokeswoman for the University of Virginia Medical Center said that 19 others were treated for injuries related to the accident.

Both political officials and regular citizens criticized Trump for not directly and vehemently condemning the actions of the white nationalist groups whose presence caused the violence. It's white supremacist terrorism.

David Duke, the onetime KKK leader, even claimed that Saturday's rally was about fulfilling promises made by Donald Trump during his campaign.

"Not Donald Trump, not Barack Obama, it's been going on a long time". In the statement, Trump refused to single out the white supremacists who organized the "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, a town that became a target after removing a statue of Robert E. Lee. He has been venerated as a heroic figure in the South.