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All Posts Tagged With: "Robert Mugabe"

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe shares power with longtime opponent

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe shares power with longtime opponent

Briggs Bomba of Africa Action and Mahmood Mamdani of Columbia University discuss Zimbabwe's future under its new unity government after the new prime minister, Morgan Tsvangirai, was sworn in by longtime opponent Robert Mugabe.

Posted: February 11, 2009 16:23   Comments: 0
Chronicling daily life in Zimbabwe under Mugabe

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Chronicling daily life in Zimbabwe under Mugabe

PBS Wide Angle's web-exclusive documentary series Focal Point goes undercover with journalist and native Zimbabwean Robyn Kriel to examine life and crises in Zimbabwe.

Posted: February 11, 2009 15:15   Comments: 1
Zimbabwe’s opposition party agrees to unity government

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Zimbabwe’s opposition party agrees to unity government

Zimbabwe's main opposition party said it will accept a power-sharing plan and join a unity government with President Robert Mugabe. The move underscores a growing sense in the region that Zimbabwe needed a political solution so it could address its growing humanitarian crisis.

Posted: January 30, 2009 17:27   Comments: 1
Cholera death toll surpasses 2,700 in Zimbabwe

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Cholera death toll surpasses 2,700 in Zimbabwe

Ann Veneman, the executive director of UNICEF, recently returned from Zimbabwe and discusses efforts to combat cholera and the relationship between Zimbabwe's political impasse and its deteriorating health sector.

Posted: January 23, 2009 16:01   Comments: 1
South Africa plans summit on political dispute in Zimbabwe

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South Africa plans summit on political dispute in Zimbabwe

As South African leaders plan to meet and discuss the political situation in Zimbabwe, a Worldfocus contributing blogger argues that military intervention would further destabilize the country.

Posted: January 23, 2009 09:15   Comments: 0
A letter from Zimbabwe on bank lines and cholera

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A letter from Zimbabwe on bank lines and cholera

A Worldfocus contributing blogger shares a letter from Zimbabwe, where the lines at the bank are long and residents struggle to get clean water and power.

Posted: January 15, 2009 12:41   Comments: 1
Zimbabwe crisis persists though absent from headlines

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Zimbabwe crisis persists though absent from headlines

Andrew Meldrum, a senior editor at GlobalPost, discusses the state of Zimbabwe's health sector as the cholera crisis worsens and considers how the U.S. can respond to the situation.

Posted: January 1, 2009 14:57   Comments: 3
Week in review: Iraqi shoes, Gaza and Zimbabwe

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Week in review: Iraqi shoes, Gaza and Zimbabwe

Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Gideon Rose of Foreign Affairs magazine discuss the week's top stories.

Posted: December 19, 2008 15:46   Comments: 5
Humanitarian crisis unfurls in a volatile Zimbabwe

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Humanitarian crisis unfurls in a volatile Zimbabwe

Andrew Meldrum, a senior editor at GlobalPost, discusses Zimbabwe's political instability and its future as a major humanitarian crisis continues to unfold.

Posted: December 17, 2008 14:48   Comments: 0
Week in review: Afghanistan, Pakistan and Zimbabwe

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Week in review: Afghanistan, Pakistan and Zimbabwe

Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Gideon Rose of Foreign Affairs magazine discuss the week's major events, from U.S. plans to move more troops into Afghanistan to Zimbabwe's cholera outbreak.

Posted: December 12, 2008 16:36   Comments: 4

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