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Old 11-15-2017, 09:38 PM
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Default Re: No military coup in Zimbabwe so that's fine then

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Originally Posted by erimir View Post
...I hope the military intends to liberalize and democratize the government there.
Doesn't look like it. Just the succession crisis getting underway now rather than waiting for Mugabe to kick the bucket.

Zimbabwe's Coup Is Nothing to Celebrate - Bloomberg

Best hope is that the instability allows a bit of space for an effective opposition to mobilise, but I don't know the situation well enough to guess whether there's a chance of that.
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