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Zimbabwe Police Arrest Youths Protesting Mugabe’s Rule

Police in Zimbabwe have arrested 15 young people for demonstrating against President Robert Mugabe. Five of the protesters, arrested Wednesday, were charged Friday in Harare Magistrate Court with resisting arrest and robbing two people who had passed by Africa Unity Square. Bail was set at $1,000 each. The protesters' attorney, Obey Shava of Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights, said the charges were trumped up to intimidate them. “I know that most of them are not able to raise $50...

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