Behind Mugabe's Rapid Fall: A Firing, a Feud and a First Lady

Behind Mugabe's Rapid Fall: A Firing, a Feud and a First Lady

Behind Mugabe's Rapid Fall: A Firing, a Feud and a First Lady

HARARE, Zimbabwe — The rapid fall of Zimbabwe's president, whose legendary guile and ruthlessness helped him outmaneuver countless adversaries over nearly four decades, probably has surprised no one more than Robert Mugabe himself. For years ...


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Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe defies resignation expectations in TV speech

HARARE (AFP) - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, in a much-expected TV address on Sunday (Nov 19), stressed he was still in power after his authoritarian 37-year reign was rocked by a military takeover. "The (ruling ZANU-PF) party congress is due ...


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