He said: "It's been going on for a long time in our country. Not Donald Trump, not Barack Obama. It's been going on for a long, long time. It has no place in America.
"We want to get the situation straightened out in Charlottesville and we want to study it, and we want to see what we're doing wrong as a country where things like this can happen."
He added: "We have to respect each other. Ideally, we have to love each other. We have to heal the wounds of our country."
Mr Trump declined to answer shouted questions about white nationalists who had supported him.
Far-right activists wore Nazi symbols and shouted “blood and soil” - a slogan of the Third Reich - as they marched into the city while others carried flags of the Confederacy or imitation viking shields. Other militia members carried assault rifles and wore military-style body armour.
Source : http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/08/12/state-emergency-declared-white-supremacists-neo-nazis-bring/