McMaster: Charlottesville Attack Was Terrorism [VIDEO]

The Daily Caller | 8/13/2017 | Staff
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The vehicle attack in Charlottesville, Va. that left one woman dead on Saturday was an act of terrorism, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said on Sunday.

“I certainly think any time that you commit an attack against people to incite fear, it is terrorism. It meets the definition of terrorism,” McMaster said in an interview on ABC News’ “This Week.”

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James Alex Fields Jr., 20, was arrested Saturday and charged with second-degree murder in the attack. Video footage appears to show him driving his 2010 Dodge Challenger into a group of counter-protesters who were in Charlottesville to demonstrate against white nationalists and neo-Nazis who were rallying against the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue.

Fields was photographed earlier in the day with a group of white nationalists.

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The video footage showed Fields plowing his car into a large group of people before slamming into the back of another vehicle. As people swarmed his car, he sped off in reverse.

Heather Heyer, 32, was...
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