Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe arrives for the burial of a prominent member of his party, Misheck Chando, in Harare, on Sat. Oct. 31, 2009.
Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP Photo, File
AP News
September 06, 2019 - 7:03 am
By Farai Mutsaka and Christopher Torchia, Associated Press HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Robert Mugabe, the former leader of Zimbabwe forced to resign in 2017 after a 37-year rule whose early promise was eroded by economic turmoil, disputed elections and human rights violations, has died in Singapore. He...
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A woman carrying water and a baby on her back after collecting water in Beira, Mozambique, Monday, March 25, March 24, 2019.
Themba Hadebe/AP Photo
March 26, 2019 - 5:44 am
BEIRA, Mozambique (AP) — Relief operations are pressing into remote areas to find survivors of the cyclone that ripped into central Mozambique, while trucks carrying aid attempt to travel a badly damaged road to the hard-hit city of Beira. The United Nations is making an emergency appeal for $282...
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Displaced families, victims of Cyclone Idai, eat lunch at the Samora Machel Secondary School which is being used to house victims of the floods in Beira, Mozambique, Sunday March 24, 2019.
Phill Magakoe/AP Photo
March 25, 2019 - 10:23 am
By cara Anna, Associated Press BEIRA, Mozambique (AP) — Authorities in Mozambique say that with a key road open to the badly damaged city of Beira, conditions on the ground improving and more international help arriving, vital aid to those hit by Cyclone Idai should now flow more freely. Cyclone...
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A young girl is helped from a boat after being evacuated from flood waters following cyclone force winds and heavy rain near the coastal city of Beira, Mozambique, Wednesday March 20, 2019.
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March 21, 2019 - 7:36 am
By Farai Mutsaka, Associated Press CHIMANIMANI, Zimbabwe (AP) — A week after Cyclone Idai hit coastal Mozambique and swept across the country to Zimbabwe, the death, damage and flooding continues in southern Africa, making it one of the most destructive natural disasters in the region's recent...
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Access to social media platforms in Zimbabwe was reinstated on Monday, hours after a court deemed the government's internet shutdown illegal.
Jekesai Nkikiazana/Getty Images via CNN
January 21, 2019 - 9:25 pm
By Columbus S. Mavhunga and David McKenzie, CNN (CNN) -- Access to social media platforms in Zimbabwe was reinstated on Monday, hours after a court deemed the government's internet shutdown illegal. Zimbabwean authorities clamped down on internet use last week, after violent protests broke out over...
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A man reads a newspaper headline in Harare, Zimbabwe,Wednesday, Aug, 2, 2018.
AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi
August 02, 2018 - 11:19 am
By Christopher Torchia, Associated Press HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's ruling party signaled victory in the presidential election on Thursday, telling the opposition a day after deadly violence that "we should all lose graciously," while an anxious country awaited results that the electoral...
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