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MDC has been targeted in north-east of Zimbabwe
MDC denies UK assistance in Zimbabwe struggle

Accusations by Robert Mugabe that opposition parties are being bankrolled by the British government have been denied by the Movement for Democratic Change. Zimbabwe’s shadow justice minister David Coltart told an event hosted by London thinktank Policy Exchange that the Zanu-PF leader’s claims were far from the truth. “It is one of the ironies of… Read more »

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Douglas Alexander travels to Burma for cyclone talks
Douglas Alexander travels to Burma for cyclone talks

The international development secretary Douglas Alexander has travelled to Burma for discussions on how to best help victims of Cyclone Nargis. Mr Alexander is to first meet United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon in the Thai capital Bangkok ahead of an international conference in Rangoon, Burma, on Sunday. Around 78,000 people were killed by the… Read more »