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President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C.
President Donald Trump said on Friday he does not see a rise in white nationalism however This specific may be an issue in completely new Zealand, where a gunman who can be believed to espouse those views killed 49 people at two mosques.
Asked by a reporter if he sees an increase in white nationalism, Trump said: “I don’t actually. I think its a little group of people.”
Trump also said he had not seen a manifesto in which the suspected gunman denounced immigrants along with praised Trump as “a symbol of renewed white identity along with common purpose.”
Trump’s comment come after news that will at least 49 people were killed along with more than 40 people are being treated for injuries after at least one shooter opened fire at two mosques in Christchurch, completely new Zealand on Friday, according to completely new Zealand police.
A 28-year-old man was charged with murder along with can be set to appear in Christchurch District Court, while two others remain in police custody.