Soldiers Beat Up Police Officers in Zimbabwe's Capital
A battalion of soldiers started beating up police officers who fled and took shelter in nearby shops in Harare. Although it is not clear what may have instigated the rampage, according to human rights activist Linda Masarira, "the public smiled and laughed".
New Zimbabwe, 3 August 2017
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Soldiers in Zimbabwe (file photo).
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