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Zimbabwe: Pro-government militias launch intimidation campaign against Catholics

MUREWA , 31 May 2007 (IRIN) - Ruling ZANU-PF militia, comprising youths and veterans of Zimbabwe's war of independence, are intimidating church members in rural areas in a bid to stop the distribution of a pastoral letter denouncing President…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: Food aid welcome, if crisis blamed on drought

BULAWAYO, 31 May 2007 (IRIN) - The Zimbabwean government has acknowledged that it is facing a severe food crisis and would welcome food aid so long as no "strings" are attached. A joint Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) and World Food…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: "Humanitarian crisis is building"

Donwald Pressly, Cape Town, South Africa The Zimbabwe opposition Movement for Democratic Change's economics spokesperson, Eddie Cross, says that judging from his own bakery business in Bulawayo the country's inflation rate now exceeds 10 000%. In his regular newsletter on Wednesday, he…

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News and Press Release
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Mail & Guardian
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21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: As services collapse, corruption flourishes

HARARE, 28 May 2007 (IRIN) - Besides having to contend with leaking water pipes and frequent power outages, Zimbabwe's urban residents, still have to grease the palms of officials to ensure they can get access to even these dysfunctional…

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News and Press Release
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TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Food for votes in Zimbabwe

Local relief groups complain that government pressure is compromising their ability to feed a hungry population. By Nonthando Bhebhe in Harare (AR No. 113, 24-May-07) The Zimbabwean authorities have a history of controlling access to food for political purposes. As the…

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News and Press Release
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IWPR
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Report details Mugabe's rights violations

JOHANNESBURG - The International Bar Association's Human Rights Institute has teamed up with Amnesty International and other international non-governmental organisations to produce a report detailing human rights violations by President Robert Mugabe's government. The report entitled "Zimbabwe: human rights in crisis"…

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News and Press Release
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ZimOnline
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: African commission to discuss Harare human rights abuses

By Blessing Zulu Washington - Non-governmental organizations from several African countries, resolved to place Zimbabwe's human rights violations high on the agenda of the 41st Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and People's Rights, which officially opened Wednesday…

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News and Press Release
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VOA
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe: White farmers forced to abandon wheat crop

HARARE - About twenty more white farmers have been ordered to cease operations in Zimbabwe dealing a heavy blow to winter wheat farming at a time when the southern African country is facing severe shortages of wheat. In a document…

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News and Press Release
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ZimOnline
Posted:
21 Mar 2011