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Voter intimidation, threats of violence ahead of Zimbabwe elections – UN

JOHANNESBURG, July 25  – Voter intimidation, threats of violence and coercion. including people being forced to attend political rallies, are being increasingly reported ahead of Zimbabwe’s elections on July 30, especially in rural areas, the UN human rights office says. “There has also been the worrying use of disparaging language against female political candidates,” UN human […]