Concerns Over Violence Following Zimbabwe Elections

Certainly there was a military reaction that was unnessesary and wrong. Certainly the presence of the military is enough to set alarm bells ringing. I hope the reports from international observers will cause a rethink by the Zimbabwean government and that if their aim is to cling on to power no matter what, it is ultimately counterproductive. There is a lot of antagonism and mutual distrust between the main politicial parties in Zimbabwe, and after years of Mugabe's dictatorship that is understandable, but Zimbabwe needs to look ahead and not cling to old habits


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