Violent protests in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean police in Harare used tear gas and water cannons to disperse a crowd of stone throwing youth from the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change party who were protesting police brutality. About 60 people were arrested in the public protest. There were no reported injuries, but business came to a standstill.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should be aware of on-going political unrest in Zimbabwe. Avoid public and political gatherings since they may become violent without notice.