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AU Welcomes Mugabe Resignation

The African Union (AU) on Wednesday welcomed the resignation of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. Moussa Mahamat, Chairperson of the AU Commission in a statement said Tuesday’s decision will go down

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Mugabe Resigns, Ends 37-Year Rule

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s President on Tuesday, a week after the army and his former political allies moved against him, ending 37 his years of rule. This is a

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Syria: Putin Renews Call For Political Deal In Assad Visit

Russian President Vladimir Putin has renewed his call for a political solution to the war in Syria, during a rare visit by the Syrian leader. Mr Putin told Bashar al-Assad

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Zimbabwe Latest: Emmerson Mnangagwa Urges Mugabe To Quit Now

Zimbabwe’s former vice-president, whose sacking led to last week’s army takeover, has urged President Robert Mugabe to resign immediately. Emmerson Mnangagwa said he fled abroad two weeks ago when he

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London Loses EU Agencies To Paris, Amsterdam In Brexit Relocation

London is losing the European Medicines Agency to Amsterdam and the European Banking Authority to Paris, in one of the first concrete signs of Brexit as the UK prepares to

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Zimbabwe In Confusion As Robert Mugabe Ignores Latest Deadline To Leave

Robert Mugabe faces being stripped of his office by parliament if he does not resign as president within days, as the political crisis triggered by a military takeover in Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe Vows To Stay On Despite Army Pressure

Zimbabwe’s embattled leader Robert Mugabe has vowed to stay in power for several weeks, despite intense pressure on him to stand down now. In a live TV address, Mr Mugabe

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Zimbabwe’s Ruling Party Expected To Sack Robert Mugabe On Sunday

Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party is expected to meet on Sunday to sack Robert Mugabe and reinstate the vice-president he dismissed, Emmerson Mnangagwa. A party central committee meeting scheduled for 8.30am

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Saudi Arabia Recalls Ambassador To Germany Over ‘Support For Lebanon’

(dpa/NAN) Saudi Arabia on Saturday recalled its ambassador to Germany over remarks made by German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel after a meeting with his Lebanese counterpart, the Saudi Press Agency

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Zimbabwe: Huge Protest Called As Mugabe Runs Low On Options

Tens of thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of Harare on Saturday to call for the resignation of Robert Mugabe, as moves to force the Zimbabwean

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