Zimbabwe protests: 'Systematic torture of protesters'

Human rights commission says more people died in last week’s protests than during August’s post-election violence.

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    Zimbabwe's human rights commission is accusing security forces of systematic torture after recent protests turned violent.

    President Emmerson Mnangagwa is calling for a national dialogue to address the protests over rising living costs.

    But some people worry nothing is going to change.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from Harare.


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