Zimbabwe's Mugabe, 89, is sworn in and attacks 'vile' West




 
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe, 89, is sworn in and attacks 'vile' West
 
August 22nd, 2013  
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe, 89, is sworn in and attacks 'vile' West
By Cris Chinaka and MacDonald Dzirutwe HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, Africa's oldest leader at 89, began a new five-year term on Thursday by calling the West "vile" for questioning his re-election and vowing to press ahead with nationalist economic policies. After taking the oath of office before bewigged Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku at a sun-drenched soccer stadium in Harare, Mugabe praised African countries that endorsed the July 31 vote and told his critics to "go hang". ...




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