Zimbabwe, Saad Hariri, Leonardo da Vinci: Your Thursday Briefing

November 16, 2017
               News

By PATRICK BOEHLER and SARAH ANDERSON

NOV. 16, 2017

The nearly 40-year reign of Robert Mugabe, one of Africa’s last liberation leaders, appeared to be coming to a close as tanks were deployed in the streets of Harare, the capital.

Mr. Mugabe appears to be under house arrest. Much of the public anger centered on his wife, Grace, amid allegations of graft and plans to install her as his successor.

SOURCE : NEW YORK TIMES

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