China: Zimbabwe army chief visit ‘normal military exchange’
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 () BEIJING (AP) — A visit to Beijing last week by Zimbabwean army commander Gen. Constantino Chiwenga, who appears to have taken control of the country, was a “normal military exchange,” China’s Foreign Ministry said Wednesday. Asked whether Chiwenga briefed Chinese officials on any plans for a military takeover in Zimbabwe, ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told […]
In a statement after taking over the state broadcaster amid a night of unrest, Zimbabwe's army sought to reassure the country early on Wednesday that "this is not a military takeover" and that President Robert Mugabe was safe. However, Zimbabwe Defence Forces spokesman Major General SB Moyo said the...
Ousted Zimbabwean vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa is in contact with President Robert Mugabe and will return to the country soon, the army chief has said in a... News24 - WorldAlso reported by •Newsmax