August 1, 2018 / 11:02 AM / 8 months ago

Zimbabwe opposition supporters confront police outside electoral commission centre

Supporters of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change party (MDC) of Nelson Chamisa, sing and dance as they march in the streets of Harare, Zimbabwe, August 1, 2018. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

HARARE (Reuters) - A crowd of around 100 Zimbabwe opposition MDC supporters gathered outside a Harare hotel on Wednesday where election results were being announced but police blocked the entrance to the building, a Reuters witness said.

“You can’t rig our election ... this is a military government”, the crowd shouted. The situation was under control as police secured the area.

Reporting by Joe Brock; Editing by James Macharia

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