Archive for November 16th, 2017

College Students Unite to Bring Relief to Refugees

| November 16, 2017

FAIRFAX , VIRGINIA George Mason University students streamed into a room in the campus' community building in Fairfax, Virginia, one day last week to pack rice and beans. These meals, 40,000 of them, were bound for refugee families in the …

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Calm Prevails in Zimbabwe; Mugabe Urged to Go Peacefully

| November 16, 2017

HARARE, ZIMBABWE Zimbabweans faced another day of uncertainty amid quiet talks to resolve the country's political turmoil and the likely end of President Robert Mugabe's decades-long rule.

Mugabe has been in military custody, reportedly with his wife, and there was …

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PRES ZUMA HEADS TO GABORONE FOR SOUTH AFRICA-BOTSWANA BI-NATIONAL COMMISSION MEETING

| November 16, 2017

PRETORIA, President Jacob Zuma will co-chair the fourth session of the South Africa-Botswana Bi-National Commission (BNC) to be held in Gaborone, Botswana, on Friday.

The BNC is preceded by a two-day senior officials meeting, which started on Tuesday. A ministerial …

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Zimbabwe’s Political Future in Limbo

| November 16, 2017

Zimbabweans faced a second day of political uncertainty Thursday, with rumors surfacing about how and when President Robert Mugabe would relinquish control after nearly four decades in power.

Mugabe was placed under house arrest Tuesday by military forces as they …

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