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After hours of silence, President Donald Trump lastly talked about the white nationalist rally and associated violence occurring in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday.

“We ALL should be joined &&condemn all that hate means,” the president tweeted. “There is no location for this sort of violence in America. Lets come together as one!”

He included a 2nd tweet right after:

Trump tweeted after 1 p.m. on Saturday, practically 2 hours after Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe stated a state of emergency situation in Charlottesville and the city identified the set up Unite the Right rally opposing the elimination of Confederate monoliths to be a type of illegal assembly.

His tweet took a very long time, and it followed Speaker of your house Paul Ryan as well as First Lady Melania Trump had actually currently commented.

Their commentary made the president’s earlier silence especially obvious. And plenty of other individuals had their own responses.

The White House has no main connection to the rally prepared in Charlottesville, however a lot of the marchers were Trump fans who applauded the president while they waved Confederate and nazi flags. One Twitter user caught video of marchers screaming, “Heil Trump.”

Some of the violence in Virginia was in between the white nationalist protesters and counter-protesters possibly why Trump’s remark concentrating on all of us” [coming] together as one.”

As J.K. Rowling stated , hell of a day to forget the best ways to tweet.

Read more: http://mashable.com/2017/08/12/trump-tweet-charlottesville/