The Latest: White House says Trump condemns hate groups

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):

12:45 p.m.

The White House is saying that President Donald Trump “very strongly” condemns individual hate groups such as “white supremacists, KKK and neo-Nazis.”

A spokeswoman says Trump denounces “all forms of violence, bigotry and hatred.”

The statement comes in response to criticism leveled at Trump for his remarks in the hours after violent clashes in Virginia on Saturday.

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