Zimbabwe troops accused of ‘systematic torture’ of protesters.
A government-appointed human rights group in Zimbabwe has accused soldiers of using “systematic torture” in a crackdown on protests.
The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission strongly criticised authorities for using troops to quell demonstrations.
Unrest broke out more than a week ago following a sharp rise in fuel prices.
Reports have emerged of assaults allegedly carried out by the military in various parts of the capital, Harare.