TITLE

Mugabe takes Zimbabwe further into void

AUTHOR(S)
Rotberg, Robert I.
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/9/99, Vol. 91 Issue 51, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the negative effects of the rule of President Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe. The country's economic problems; Scarcity of food and staples; Cost of the decision for Zimbabwe to support Congo President Laurent Kabila; Mugabe's lavish spending on himself; Torture of two journalists by the Zimbabwe military; Possible withholding of funds from the International Monetary Fund (IMF); The government's responses to its crises.
ACCESSION #
1516059

 

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