The Federal Bureau of investigation (FBI) does not exclude that Russian Federation influenced the aggravation of the situation in Charlotsville in August 2017.
More injurious, he says, are the "hypocrisy and sheer stupidity of what they're doing downtown".
How the Russian Federation refers to "domestic" showdown of the two subcultural movements American Congressman could not explain, ignoring the cause of the collision: neo-Nazi at a high speed rammed the anti-fascist activists, which killed 32-year-old woman and injured 19 people.
The City of Charlottesville, Charlottesville Police and all partner agencies involved in safeguarding the Greater Charlottesville Region throughout the weekend continue to remain vigilant in anticipation of planned events. "[They] should be here as part of the community's voice as we move toward one unity", said Charlottesville Police Chief RaShall Brackney.
Counter-protesters turned out to demonstrate against the rally.
This year's "Unite the Right" rally is scheduled for Sunday in Lafayette Park, just across from the White House.
In Charlottesville, officials have announced an unprecedented lockdown of the bustling downtown district.
Prohibited items include everything from metal pipes and swords to fireworks and skateboards.
Citizens and media outlets seeking information related to current events in the Charlottesville area are encouraged to follow social media accounts for the City of Charlottesville and the University of Virginia.
Jason Kessler has vowed to press ahead with plans for an August 12 rally in Washington, D.C., after Charlottesville denied him a permit. Virginia State Police engaged Miska at 11:41 a.m., outside a business on Main Street.
Virginia State Police Superintendent Gary Settle said more than 700 state police will be activated during the weekend and that they are "fully prepared to act" to prevent any incidents like a year ago.
Many business owners have said the plan is too restrictive and will cost them significant revenue on what would normally be a busy summer weekend.
Governor Ralph Northam and the City of Charlottesville Wednesday declared states of emergency for the Commonwealth and the city to address the potential impacts of events in and around the City of Charlottesville and outside of Washington, D.C., on August 10-12, 2018.