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USA: Antifa protesters chase away white nationalist Spencer at rally against Trump’s Syria strike02:49

USA: Antifa protesters chase away white nationalist Spencer at rally against Trump’s Syria strike

United States, Washington DC
April 9, 2017 at 04:22 GMT -00:00 · Published

Richard Spencer, white nationalist (English): "America first foreign policy would be diplomatic realism and also we will seek stability in the world, as an end in itself, we would have good relations with someone like Assad [Syrian President Bashar al-Assad] and we would say we are not going to express an opinion in your civil war, that is a tragic thing but we are not going to have an opinion on that."

Scuffles broke out between antifa protesters and white nationalists holding a rally against US President Donald Trump-ordered airstrikes on al-Shayrat Airbase in Syria, in front of the White House in Washington DC, Saturday.

White nationalist Richard Spencer, formerly a staunch supporter of the US president, led the rally, chanting, "We want walls not wars" and "America first". During the rally the nationalists were met by antifa protesters shouting "No Nazis, no KKK, no fascist USA" and "Fuck you Nazis," followed by scuffles and police intervention.

Antifa later blocked Spencer and his supporters from leaving in a taxi, after which he ran away from the area, leaving in another cab.

USA: Antifa protesters chase away white nationalist Spencer at rally against Trump’s Syria strike02:49
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Richard Spencer, white nationalist (English): "America first foreign policy would be diplomatic realism and also we will seek stability in the world, as an end in itself, we would have good relations with someone like Assad [Syrian President Bashar al-Assad] and we would say we are not going to express an opinion in your civil war, that is a tragic thing but we are not going to have an opinion on that."

Scuffles broke out between antifa protesters and white nationalists holding a rally against US President Donald Trump-ordered airstrikes on al-Shayrat Airbase in Syria, in front of the White House in Washington DC, Saturday.

White nationalist Richard Spencer, formerly a staunch supporter of the US president, led the rally, chanting, "We want walls not wars" and "America first". During the rally the nationalists were met by antifa protesters shouting "No Nazis, no KKK, no fascist USA" and "Fuck you Nazis," followed by scuffles and police intervention.

Antifa later blocked Spencer and his supporters from leaving in a taxi, after which he ran away from the area, leaving in another cab.

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