Zimbabwe president Mnangagwa to protect his “father, mentor, comrade-in-arms” Robert Mugabe

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe is unlikely to be held accountable for the numerous human rights abuses he committed during his 37-year authoritarian reign. His successor, Emmerson Mnangagwa, and his military backers, won’t let it happen.

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Four decades of underestimating Mugabe: how the British never expected he would win Zimbabwe’s 1980 election

Robert Mugabe’s controversial landslide victory over longtime political rival Morgan Tsvangirai during Zimbabwe’s 2013 election translated into “the biggest defeat for the United Kingdom’s policy in Africa in 60 years.”

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