Violence at us AT US Virginia white supremacist rally

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Added On August 13, 2017

Now to the riots in the U.S. state of Virginia.
 
Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has declared a state of emergency following violent clashes at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville. 
 
World News has more.
 
Violence erupted at a major white supremacist rally in Charlottesville on Saturday. 
 
Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer said at least 3 PEOPLE WERE killed after a car rammed protesters opposing the rally. 
 
Videos posted on social media showed a car rear-ended another, before backing up and ramming pedestrians. 
 
Charlottesville police said at least three vehicles were involved in the incident. 
 
The incident took place as thousands of white nationalists, neo-Confederates and right-wing protesters met at a "Unite the Right" rally.
 
Chaos erupted between the white supremacists groups and protesters who gathered to oppose them.
 
Police dispersed the rally after Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency. 
 
SOUNDBITE: Local Resident 
“What’s going on was hatred, it’s power struggle, it’s the conflicts with foundation of America. And people can’t handle it. That why we see what we see today. Not about Confederate statues, it’s about mentality and opinions, and emotions about American citizens, who believe they are superior want to remain superior. ”
 
SOUNDBITE: Local Resident 
“People need to realize racism is a huge issue, Something needs to done about it. And ignorant is a huge issue as well. You can’t just pretend like hey i just let this go, because it doesn’t affect me. It’s now getting the point where we need to stand up and say something and provide the defense.”
 
U.S. President Donald Trump responded to the violence on Saturday, tweeting he condemned "all that hate stands for
 
SOUNDBITE: DONALD TRUMP, US President
“We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence, on many sides.  On many sides.  It's been going on for a long time in our country.  Not Donald Trump, not Barack Obama.  This has been going on for a long, long time. ”