Zimbabwe accuses ‘rogue elements’ of inciting violence against protesters

Harare, Zimbabwe (CNN)Security forces in Zimbabwe have blamed recent violence against protesters — including assault, robbery and murder — on “rogue elements” who had stolen army uniforms. Asked Saturday if the “rogue elements” had also stolen guns and army vehicles, Charamba declined to answer, telling reporters she would “answer your questions in due course.” Some Zimbabweans are calling for additional protests next week, despite the violence. Army Gen. Overson Mugwisi told reporters Saturday that police and military forces were prepared for the next wave of protests. Security has been put in place so “members of the public and businesses (can) go about doing their business,” Mugwisi said. “The Zimbabwe Defense Forces and security services remain committed to the provision of …