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Mugabe seeks March election for Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says he wants a new Constitution by November and national elections in March, a timetable his opponents call unworkable.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 9, 2012.
By United Press International
Zimbabwe leaders disagree on election date

Zimbabwe leaders disagree on election date

HARARE, Zimbabwe, April 21 (UPI) -- Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai says he is pushing for national elections to be held in March 2013.

Report: Mugabe plans handover to ally

HARARE, Zimbabwe, April 7 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has designated Defense Minister Emmerson Mnangagwa, sources told Britain's The Daily Telegraph.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, April 2, 2012.

Don't let up on Mugabe, HRW says

BRUSSELS, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- The European Union should keep pressure on Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe when it reviews its policies next month, Human Rights Watch said.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012.
By United Press International
Mugabe hints at early Zimbabwe election

Mugabe hints at early Zimbabwe election

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Zimbabwe's president said a unity government has overstayed its welcome and it's time for elections to replace what he said was an illegitimate alliance.

Mugabe: Gays 'worse than pigs and dogs'

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, suggesting British Prime Minister David Cameron is linking aid for Zimbabwe to gay rights, called the idea "satanic."

General: Mugabe must stay

HARARE, Zimbabwe, June 24 (UPI) -- A leader of the Movement for Democratic Change said the Zimbabwean military has declared war on the party.

Police violently break up Zimbabwe rally

HARARE, Zimbabwe, April 9 (UPI) -- Robert Mugabe's police Saturday attacked thousands of protesters in Harare, Zimbabwe, witnesses said.

Zimbabwe's Daily News to resume publishing

ZIMBABWE, South Africa, March 18 (UPI) -- Zimbabwe's Daily News will resume publication eight years after being shut down for criticizing President Robert Mugabe, newspaper officials said.
Zimbabwe in a state of 'crisis'

Zimbabwe in a state of 'crisis'

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, March 11 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai says the African nation is in a state of "crisis."
Mugabe begins anti-sanctions campaign

Mugabe begins anti-sanctions campaign

HARARE, Zimbabwe, March 2 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is campaigning against U.S.- and EU- imposed sanctions, citing their negative impact on his country's economy.

Zimbabwe wary amid election talk

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- A tentative step toward elections in Zimbabwe could reignite hostilities between the country's rival leaders, a civil leader said Monday.
Premier sues Mugabe over Zimbabwe posts

Premier sues Mugabe over Zimbabwe posts

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Zimbabwe's power-sharing deal got a little more fragile Friday with Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai suing President Robert Mugabe over appointments.
Mugabe wants to end power-sharing deal

Mugabe wants to end power-sharing deal

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says he doesn't want a power-sharing deal with Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai to be extended.

Mugabe aide counters attack by premier

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- A lieutenant of President Robert Mugabe has struck back at Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai in a spat over power-sharing in Zimbabwe.
Is Mugabe trying to improve reputation?

Is Mugabe trying to improve reputation?

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe may be trying to improve his reputation now that his 30-year reign is ending, the country's prime minister said.

Apology sought from Western diplomats

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Zimbabwe's foreign minister demanded an apology from three Western envoys Wednesday for leaving the funeral of President Robert Mugabe's sister.

Gay rights activists abused in Zimbabwe?

HARARE, Zimbabwe, May 28 (UPI) -- The group Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe says two of its employees were tortured by police during six days in custody.
Mugabe opponent acquitted

Mugabe opponent acquitted

HARARE, Zimbabwe, May 10 (UPI) -- Zimbabwe politician Roy Bennett, a longtime opponent of President Robert Mugabe, was acquitted of charges including terrorism, Bennett's attorney said Monday.

Zimbabwe PM: No gay rights in constitution

HARARE, Zimbabwe, March 26 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said he agrees with President Robert Mugabe on keeping gay rights out of the country's new constitution.

Zimbabwean party suspends three

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Three members of Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change have been accused by the party of corruption and inciting violence, officials said.
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