PEGIDA and Islamists clash in Wuppertal

More than 1,000 police have been deployed across the western German city of Wuppertal as supporters of the anti-Islam PEGIDA movement, Salafists, and counter-demonstrators took to the streets simultaneously.

Antifa protesters marched through the streets of Wuppertal, Saturday, as anti-Islamist groups PEGIDA and ‘hooligans against Salafists’ faced off against a so-called Salafist group During simultaneous rallies in the West German city.