Donald Trump attacks 'alt-left' saying 'both sides are to blame' for Charlottesville

‘Donald Trump has attacked who he referred to as the “alt-left” protesters in Charlottesville, claiming that blame should be shared by both sides.

His comments appeared to be a doubling down on his initial statements following the reports of violence in which he did not directly condemn the Klu Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and white supremacists but said that the blame was on “many sides”.

“There are two sides to every story,” said Mr Trump during his press conference intended to introduce a new infrastructure programme.’

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