Protesters try to remove barbed wire near Grand Serail, Sunday, August 23, 2015. (The Daily Star/ Mohammad Azakir)
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The Amal Movement denied reports Monday accusing its members of turning the "You Stink" movement's peaceful protest into violent clashes with the security forces.On Sunday, several masked protesters appeared in a demonstration organized by the You Stink movement and provocatively attempted to remove barb wire separating demonstrators from security forces following Prime Minister Salam's speech at the Grand Serail.You Stink repeatedly called on police to ban troublemakers from turning their protest into a confrontation with security forces, emphasizing that their protest was peaceful. However, around 9:00 p.m. the protest escalated into clashes with police.
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