The clash of protest groups in Charlottesville, Virginia has turned violent with several injuries being reported.
Per Daily Mail:
First Lady Melania Trump has condemned the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia as white nationalists waving Nazi flags clashed with counter-protesters Saturday.
‘Our country encourages freedom of speech, but let’s communicate w/o hate in our hearts,’ she tweeted. ‘No good comes from violence. #Charlottesville.’
Violence erupted ahead of a planned rally where thousands of white nationalists were expected to gather for an alt-right protest.
Check it out:
Our country encourages freedom of speech, but let's communicate w/o hate in our hearts. No good comes from violence. #Charlottesville
— Melania Trump (@FLOTUS) August 12, 2017
President Donald Trump has also responded:
We ALL must be united & condemn all that hate stands for. There is no place for this kind of violence in America. Lets come together as one!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 12, 2017