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Trump: Left- and right-wing extremists resorted to violence during rally in Virginia

Trump: Left- and right-wing extremists resorted to violence during rally in Virginia | 15 Aug 2017 | U.S. President Donald Trump unabashedly insisted on Tuesday that both left- and right-wing extremists resorted to violence during a weekend rally by right-wing groups in Virginia, and that some present were peacefully protesting plans to remove a Confederate monument when the upheaval began. Trump, taking questions from reporters in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, reverted to his initial comments blaming "many sides" for Saturday's violence in Charlottesville, a day after [again] explicitly condemning the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazi and white supremacist groups...Many of the rally participants were seen carrying firearms, sticks and shields. Some also wore helmets. Counter-protesters likewise came equipped with sticks, helmets and shields.