Here is Trump's own explanation from his press conference . "However, because of the manner in which you have handled the Charlottesville tragedy you are now receiving praise from some of the most racist and hate-filled individuals and groups in our country.
He said he doesn't condone neo-Nazis or the KKK but believes white people should be able to stand up for what they feel is their cultural heritage, including monuments to the Confederacy. Which side-the white nationalists or the counter-protesters-bears greater responsibility for the Charlottesville violence, which directly resulted in the death of a 32-year-old counter-protester? If these groups go without repercussions for their crimes, more innocent Americans will be killed.
Earlier, Roopa told Deccan Chronicle in an exclusive interview that during her visit to Sasikala's cell, she had video recorded evidence on a handycam, which backed her claims of preferential treatment to Sasikala but the film was "deleted" by some officials in the prison.
South Africa's government, meanwhile, said it had not yet decided whether to grant the Zimbabwe government's request for diplomatic immunity for Grace Mugabe , who has not commented on the allegations against her. Engels' legal team said that an unnamed third party "offered to settle the case out of court for an undisclosed amount of money", which she has rejected, Granitz added.
The exercise between Seoul and Washington, which has been held since the 1970s, will be largely computer simulated and created to hone responses to any situation from conventional weapons to a nuclear war. A civilian group held a surprise rally at the USA embassy in Seoul , demanding that US troops to leave the peninsula. North Korea slammed the exercises scheduled to run until August 31 as a risky provocation.
We're all in love with the gorgeous and talented young lady that is Selena Gomez . But, we can say, without a shadow of a doubt that this girl is probably, definitely, maybe Selena Gomez's twin and there's no question about it. But we want to know, can you tell these two beauts apart?? 'I always try to be myself. If you scroll through Sofia's Instagram page, fans have tagged Selena in her posts thousands of times in hopes that Selena will acknowledge her doppelgänger.
The boy was separated from his 43-year old mother when a van plowed through a crowd in the tourist area of Las Ramblas. Irish President Michael D Higgins and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar were among the world leaders to condemn the attack, which killed 13 people and left more than 100 injured.
Addressing the stream of protests and counter-protests particularly those in Boston, the President tried to boost the morale of the nation through his words, and ended up doing just that, as he got caught up on a typo, writing "heel" instead of "heal" - twice! Trump commended the cops while calling out the anti-racist protesters at the controversial rally as "anti-police agitators".
Moussa Oukabir, the 18-year-old who was previously reported as the key suspect in Barcelona attack, was one of five men shot dead by police in a second terror attack in the coastal town of Cambrils , authorities said on Friday night. Catalonia's Chief of Police Josep Lluis Trapero said he could not rule out the possibility that Abouyaaquoub had crossed over the border to France.
In a news conference marking his first 100 days in office on Thursday, President Moon said Korean victims of forced labor retain the right to seek compensation from their former Japanese employers. Dunford plans to be in Tokyo on Friday. Shortly after the drills, the North carried out its fifth and biggest nuclear test, which it claimed was of a "standardized" warhead that could fit on a variety of its rockets.
The Republican Party is afraid of damage caused by US President Donald Trump in the wake of a deadly terrorist attack by a neo-Nazi sympathizer in Charlottesville , Virginia. President Trump has maintained that "both sides" were responsible for violence surrounding a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville. Members of organised neo-Nazi and so-called "Alt-Right" groups had called a rally to protest the removal of a Confederate statue there.
Patrick Ryan McGraw is in custody. We will update this story as more information becomes available. Trinity is described as being 4-ft tall and weighing 53 pounds. He is bald and has blue eyes, tattoos and was seen in a white T-shirt. Police say the two may be in a 2016 Ford Focus with Georgia license plate RDG2198.
Solar glasses are a must for safe viewing of Monday's total solar eclipse, the first to span coast to USA coast in 99 years. "The Great American Eclipse" will cast a shadow over the whole country, moving diagonally from OR in the northwest to SC in the southeast.
Over 200 cows alone died of starvation and thirst at the cowshed ran by BJP leader Harish Verma in Rajpur which had received lakhs of rupees by means of grant for its maintenance. The reasons are strikingly similar - improper facilities, lack of fodder, no hygiene, pneumonia caused by rains, etc. Without the recourse to cattle market and slaughter of infirm animals, the excess drain on the economy as a result of feeding all the cows and bullocks and bulls would be tremendous.
The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said about a dozen people had been injured in addition to the five dead. A statement by Reuters read that the television station flashed that an explosive laden auto caused the blast in the Tashreen district of the city that embraces supporters of Syria's head of regime Bashar al Assad .
In a statement, they said: "Julian was a much loved and adored member of our family". Five suspected terrorists who police said were carrying bomb belts were shot dead in Cambrils after their auto was reportedly driven into pedestrians, injuring seven people - one critically.
Evangelical support of Donald Trump has consistently been one of the more ideologically hypocritical elements of the president's base. "So yes, I think he could be more polished and more politically correct, but that's the reason I supported him, is because he's not".
Malaysia's foreign ministry and the Games organisers apologised profusely for the gaffe but it was not enough to quell a wave of complaints online, with #ShameOnYouMalaysia becoming Indonesia's top trending topic on Twitter. "I hope the Indonesian government will accept our apology in the spirit of friendship and continue to build strong ties between the two countries".
The large equestrian statue, which depicts the Confederate commander on his horse, Traveller, was created by French sculptor Jean Antonin Mercié, and unveiled on May 29, 1890. "So for him to have this kind of conflict over his statue, we would say take it down tonight because that's not what we're about and we don't believe that's what he's about at all".
The authorities rushed fire engines, police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel to the spot after the blast. More details were awaited. GJM, however, has denied its involvement and demanded an investigation by National Investigation Agency (NIA).