Zimbabwe: Stop this year’s elections descending into violence | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

President Mugabe has announced that Zimbabwe will hold elections on 31 July.

When the last elections were held - in 2008 - a wave of politically motivated violence spread across the country after the first round of polling. More than 200 people were killed, 10,000 injured and 28,000 forced to flee their homes.