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Police helicopter crashes outside Charlottesville, killing 2 troopers

Police helicopter crashes outside Charlottesville, killing 2 troopers

In a photo taken by the New York Daily News, 20-year-old Fields is shown standing with a group of other men, all wearing the Vanguard America uniform of khakis and white polo shirts.

It was met by counter-protesters and events quickly turned ugly, with mass brawls breaking out between them and anti-fascists. Witnesses say the auto drove into a crowd of counter-protesters during a white nationalist protest and rally in Emancipation Park.

The dead is reportedly a 32-year-old woman who was crossing the street at the moment. Charlottesville police say the driver was taken into custody.

Lieutenant H Jay Cullen and Trooper-pilot Berke MM Bates also died after a Virginia State Police helicopter that had been assisting with policing the rally crashed.

Korea lambastes Moon over phone talks with Trump
North Korean officials in turn have accused the U.S. leader of driving the Korean peninsula to the brink of nuclear war. JCS chief will reportedly pay a courtesy visit to President Moon Jae-in during his two day trip to Seoul.

At a news conference on Saturday evening, McAuliffe, a Democrat, told "all the white supremacists and the Nazis" who traveled to Charlottesville to "go home" because "you are not wanted in this great commonwealth". A state of emergency was declared. Hate and bigotry only lead to violence and death, and there is no place for it our society. However, he did not mention white nationalists and the alt-right movement in his remarks.

The senator also called for a federal task force to look at the "size and scope" of the white nationalist groups that gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday. It says that Heyer was from Ruckersville, Va., but living in Charlottesville.

The clash was the latest in a series of confrontations after Charlottesville, situated about 100 miles from Washington DC, voted to remove the statue of General Lee. The removal is on hold pending litigation but has angered many white supremacists since the council voting.

Christians on all sides of the political spectrum have vented their shock, horror and fury after white supremacists led marches in Virginia that led to one person being killed.

North Korea: No imminent threat of nuclear war, says Central Intelligence Agency chief
But make no mistake about it ... the increased chance that there will be a nuclear missile in Denver is a very serious threat". In response, North Korea announced a detailed plan to fire ballistic missiles towards Guam, a USA territory in the Pacific.

Donald Trump's condemnation of violence and hate includes "white supremacists", the White House has said.

President Donald Trump says there's "no place" in the United States for the kind of violence that's broken out at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

For the third straight day, demonstrators both in support of and in opposition of white nationalism clashed near the University of Virginia's campus on Sunday.

USA says aircraft to help Philippines fight pro-IS militants
Vietnam Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh is among top diplomats from more than 20 countries attending meetings in Manila this week. Wang said the two had an intensive conversation during which China urged North Korea to maintain calm.


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