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Sunday, 18 June, 2000, 23:18 GMT 00:18 UK
In pictures: Zimbabwe's rival rallies
Zimbabwe's election campaign climaxed over the weekend with competing rallies staged by President Mugabe and the main opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai.

President Mugabe's last major election rally in Harare on Saturday
There were plenty of election leaflets at President Mugabe's last major rally in Harare on Saturday

President Mugabe's last major election rally in Harare on Saturday
Supporters wore his portrait on their T-shirts and hats

President Mugabe's last major election rally in Harare on Saturday
But not many people turned up: President Mugabe was visibly angry at the poor turnout

Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai's final rally in Harare
The next day, opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai drew five times as many supporters to his rally

Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai and his wife
The MDC leader and his wife scented victory

Policeman escorting an alleged government supporter away
The day was marred by attacks on alleged government supporters

One presumed Mugabe supporter at the opposition rally tried to escape over the fence
One presumed Mugabe supporter at the opposition rally tried to escape over the fence

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