Saturday, October 31, 2009

Robert Mugabe Is Still The 'Real Power': UN Investigator

From The Australian:

THE UN torture investigator has warned that Zimbabwe's fragile coalition government could collapse, saying his expulsion from the nation showed that President Robert Mugabe and his party continued to hold "the real power".

Manfred Nowak, who was detained on Thursday when he arrived in Harare, blamed Mugabe for blocking his entry and said there was evidence that torture was once again being used to stifle dissent.

He said he would recommend that the UN Human Rights Council should take action against Zimbabwe.

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More News On Zimbabwe

SADC Summit to Discuss Zimbabwe Crisis -- Voice of America
Zimbabwe: Mugabe takes sharp dig at Tsvangirai -- AP
Zimbabwe PM 'dishonest': Mugabe -- AFP
Mugabe criticises MDC boycott -- Al Jazeera
SADC troika to hold heads of state summit on Zimbabwe -- China View
Southern African Regional Grouping Steps Up Intervention in Zimbabwe Crisis -- Voice of America

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