Opposition leader wins Ghana’s runoff election
A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about the significance of Ghana's elections for Africa as a whole after Ghanaian opposition candidate John Atta Mills emerged victorious in a runoff vote.
Posted: January 5, 2009 19:01
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
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
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
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
Mugabe claims cholera crisis is over in Zimbabwe
Dele Olojede, a Nigerian journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner, discusses the entrenched Zimbabwean leader's situation and the country's future.
Posted: December 11, 2008 11:09
Zimbabwe aid workers wrestle to contain cholera
Manuel Lopez, head of a Doctors Without Borders mission in Zimbabwe, discusses the country's cholera epidemic from Harare.
Posted: December 10, 2008 15:26
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World leaders call for Zimbabwe’s Mugabe to step down
Andrew Meldrum, a senior editor at GlobalPost, discusses the humanitarian situation in Zimbabwe and international calls for President Robert Mugabe to step down.
Posted: December 9, 2008 14:07
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Cholera claims more than 560 lives in Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe declared a national emergency due to a cholera outbreak. Since August, at least 12,546 cases have been reported, according to the U.N.
Posted: December 5, 2008 15:56
African countries step in to resolve Zimbabwe’s impasse
After hours of talks, Zimbabwe's rival political parties remain at a standstill on a power-sharing deal.
Posted: October 29, 2008 11:31