When you hear that opposition supporters in Zimbabwe have been beaten, what image comes into your mind?
Split lips? Bruised faces? Fractured jaws? Broken bones? All these things are being dished out by Mugabe's henchmen and much much worse. It gets to to stage where the words that the papers and news reports use to describe violence lose their meaning.
Conservativehome has two photographs of a women who was beaten across the buttocks as a punishment for supporting the MDC. If you think that beaten across the buttocks doesn't sound like too much of a punishment these pictures will change your mind, the pictures show truly horrific injuries. The Daily Mail felt that there were to gruesome to publish.
These are very disturbing images, please be aware of this if you chose to click through.
Injuries sustained by Zimbabwe opposition supporter.
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