Activists who burnt an American flag in front of the White House were involved in scuffles with Trump supporters in the lead up to the 'Salute to America' military parade on Thursday.
After police extinguished the fire and as several were being made, the two groups started throwing fists.
Activists from the Revolutionary Communist Party reportedly organised the Fourth of July flag burning. They... Еще were met by purported members of the Proud Boys and other right-wing militants.
US President Donald Trump's Independence Day event will see thousands of troops assembled at a Lincoln Memorial draped in the national colours to hear the first such speech by a president since 1951.