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Zimbabwe latest: Military seizes power to stop ‘criminals’ taking over as Robert Mugabe held ‘for own safety’


  Soldiers and armoured cars block roads to government offices in Harare Zimbabwe’s military said 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 sound”. Zimbabwean ...

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Aoun will wait for Hariri return before action


BEIRUT: President Michel Aoun will make no decision regarding Prime Minister Hariri’s resignation announcement until Hariri returns to Lebanon, Baabda sources told The Daily Star Sunday. Constitutionally, the source said, Hariri’s resignation had already been completed and did not need to be submitted in writing, but its acceptance would not ...

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