Defiant Mugabe tells opposition to 'go hang'

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has launched an attack on critics of his disputed re-election, telling them bluntly to "go hang".

In his first public address since his election win, Mr Mugabe dismissed his rivals as "Western-sponsored stooges" at a liberation war commemoration.

The leader of Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change party and Mr Mugabe's main rival, Morgan Tsvangirai, boycotted the rally as allegations of election fraud continued.

ITV News' Africa Correspondent Rohit Kachroo reports:

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