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#ZimElections2018 Military tanks roll onto Harare streets

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Tanks were seen rushing to the election command centre at Rainbow Towers Hotel in Harare, where presidential results are expected to be announced.

Opposition party supporters react after police fired tear gas, in Harare, Zimbabwe, Wednesday, Aug, 1, 2018. Hundreds of angry opposition supporters outside Zimbabwe's electoral commission were met by riot police firing tear gas on Wednesday as the country awaited the results of Monday's presidential election, the first after the fall of longtime leader Robert Mugabe. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

HARARE, August 1 (ANA) ‑ Military tanks have been rolled onto Harare’s streets as protests rocked the Zimbabwean capital over disputed election results.

Tanks were seen rushing to the election command centre at Rainbow Towers Hotel in Harare, where presidential results are expected to be announced.

On the streets, some youth said soldiers fired live ammunition at the protesters.

– African News Agency (ANA), Editing by Chantall Presence