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San Juan submarine: 'Explosion' dashes crew survival hopes

San Juan submarine: 'Explosion' dashes crew survival hopes Media playback is unsupported in your gadget Hopes that the 44 crew of a lacking Argentine submarine would possibly nonetheless be alive have been dashed after the navy stated an occasion in line with an explosion had been detected. The “irregular, singular, quick, violent, non-nuclear occasion” was recorded within the south Atlantic by a nuclear take a look at watchdog final week.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa guarantees jobs in 'new democracy'

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa promises jobs in 'new democracy' Media playback is unsupported in your gadget Zimbabwe’s incoming chief Emmerson Mnangagwa has promised to create jobs after coming back from exile to take over from Robert Mugabe. “We wish to develop our economic system, we would like peace, we would like jobs, jobs, jobs,” he instructed a cheering crowd in Harare. Some estimates say 90% of Zimbabweans are unemployed. Almost three-quarters dwell

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigns, ending 37-year rule

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigns, ending 37-year rule Media playback is unsupported in your system Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has resigned, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda has mentioned. A letter from Mr Mugabe mentioned the choice was voluntary and he had made it to permit a easy switch of energy. The shock announcement halted an impeachment listening to that had begun towards him and sparked wild celebrations on the nation’s streets. The

Zimbabwe newest: Mugabe 'let spouse Grace usurp energy'

Zimbabwe latest: Mugabe 'let wife Grace usurp power' Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF occasion is ready to start impeachment proceedings towards President Robert Mugabe on expenses that embrace permitting his spouse “to usurp constitutional energy”. The movement is now on account of be introduced to parliament on Tuesday. Senior occasion member Paul Mangwana stated the method may take as little as two days to finish, and President Mugabe could possibly be eliminated

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe vows to remain on regardless of military strain

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe vows to stay on despite army pressure Zimbabwe’s embattled chief Robert Mugabe has vowed to remain in energy for a number of weeks, regardless of intense strain on him to face down now. In a reside TV tackle, Mr Mugabe stated he would preside over the ruling occasion’s congress in December. The Zanu-PF earlier sacked him as occasion chief, and gave him lower than 24 hours to

Zimbabwe crowds rejoice as they demand finish to Mugabe rule

Zimbabwe crowds rejoice as they demand end to Mugabe rule Media playback is unsupported in your system 1000’s of individuals have celebrated the military takeover in Zimbabwe and urged President Robert Mugabe to step down. They tore footage of Mr Mugabe and marched to his workplace and residence. The military intervened on Wednesday, days after Mr Mugabe sacked his deputy, signalling that he favoured his spouse Grace as his successor.

Zimbabwe newest: Embattled Mugabe in first public look

Zimbabwe latest: Embattled Mugabe in first public appearance Media playback is unsupported in your machine Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has made his first public look for the reason that military took over on Wednesday. He attended a commencement ceremony within the capital, Harare, handing out levels. Mr Mugabe had been underneath home arrest for days. The military made its transfer after an influence wrestle over his successor. The army stated

Zimbabwe newest: Mugabe in crunch talks over his future

Zimbabwe latest: Mugabe in crunch talks over his future Zimbabwe’s long-time President Robert Mugabe has been holding direct talks with the military over his future. Photos emerged of the 93-year-old assembly the military chief and two envoys from South Africa at his official residence in Harare. The military put Mr Mugabe underneath home arrest on Wednesday after transferring in to take management. Opposition chief Morgan Tsvangirai says Mr Mugabe should

Zimbabwe's Mugabe 'beneath home arrest' after military takeover

Zimbabwe's Mugabe 'under house arrest' after army takeover Media playback is unsupported in your machine Zimbabwe’s army has positioned President Robert Mugabe beneath home arrest within the capital Harare, South African President Jacob Zuma says. Mr Mugabe advised Mr Zuma in a telephone name that he was superb, the South African chief’s workplace stated. Troops are patrolling the capital, Harare, after they seized state TV and stated they have been

Zimbabwe: Military chief accused of 'treasonable conduct'

Zimbabwe: Army chief accused of 'treasonable conduct' Zimbabwe’s ruling get together has accused the nation’s military chief of “treasonable conduct” after he warned of a attainable army intervention in politics. Basic Constantino Chiwenga had challenged President Robert Mugabe after he sacked the vice-president. Gen Chiwenga stated the military was ready to behave to finish purges inside Mr Mugabe’s Zanu-PF get together. The get together stated the overall’s feedback had been