Tensions Increase In Zimbabwe As Troops Reportedly Patrol The Capital

Zimbabwe's Army Commander, Constantino Chiwenga threatened at a Monday news conference in Harare to "step in" to calm political tensions over the president's firing of his deputy. Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP hide caption. toggle caption. Tsvangirayi ......mehr

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Explosions rock Zimbabwe capital, soldiers seize state broadcaster as coup ...

Soldiers deployed across the Zimbabwe capital Harare and seized the state broadcaster on Wednesday after 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF party accused the head of the military of treason, prompting frenzied speculation of a coup....mehr

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Explosions rock Zimbabwe capital, soldiers seize control in apparent coup

Zimbabwe's military said on Wednesday it had seized power in a targeted assault on "criminals" around President Robert Mugabe who were causing social and economic suffering, but gave assurances the 93-year-old leader and his family were "safe and ......mehr

Quelle : CNBC

Zimbabwe's Army Seizes Control, But Insists It's Not A Coup

Zimbabwe's army confirmed on Wednesday that it has seized control in what it described as a targeted assault on "criminals" surrounding President Robert Mugabe. The military said Mugabe and his family are "safe and sound," but the ruling party accused ......mehr

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Zimbabwe's military intervenes in political crisis as explosions and gunfire ...

revealed had taken effective control of the countrymoving to control in a chaotic night that sawerupting were heard in the capital, Harare. Zimbabwe's military revealed Wednesday that it had in effect taken control of the country, moving to end a ......mehr

Quelle : Los Angeles Times

Zimbabwe's Army Seizes Control, Mugabe Apparently Ousted

Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP. Zimbabwe's army said Wednesday that it has seized control in what is being described as "a bloodless transition" that has apparently pushed aside President Robert Mugabe. The military said he and his family are "safe and sound."....mehr

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Zimbabwe: Uncertainty over Mugabe's whereabouts as military denies coup

"What the Zimbabwe Defense Forces is doing is to pacify a degenerating political, social and economic situation in our country, which if not addressed may result in a violent conflict," he said. He urged the public to remain calm but "limit unnecessary ......mehr

Quelle : CNN

Zimbabwe's Army Seizes Control, Mugabe Apparently Sidelined

In a statement attributed to Mnangagwa at the time he reportedly left for self-imposed exile, he promised to return to Zimbabwe to "lead" the country, warning Mugabe that the ZANU PF party was not his personal property. The U.S. embassy closed to the ......mehr

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Zimbabwe political crisis: How a week of chaos unfolded

After a chaotic night of gunfire and uncertainty in Zimbabwe, a soldier announced Wednesday that President Robert Mugabe is safe following an apparent coup. But the soldier, Maj. Gen. S.B. Moyo, warned that this is no military coup, just a crackdown on ......mehr

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Zimbabwe's Army Seizes Control, Detains Mugabe And His Wife

Updated at 6:05 a.m. ET Wednesday. Zimbabwe's army said Wednesday that it has seized control in what is being described as "a bloodless transition" that has apparently pushed aside President Robert Mugabe. The military said he and his family are "safe ......mehr

Quelle : NPR