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PostPosted: Wed 11 Jun, 2008 6:22 pm    Post subject: Zimbabwe Reply with quote

Speaking of aid and relief, another place that needs attention is Zimbabwe.

See this story about seizure of relief supplies by the regime: http://www.iht.com/articles/2008/06/12/africa/12zimbabwe.php


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PostPosted: Thu 12 Jun, 2008 1:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Another despicable act by Mugabe supporters. I suppose that's the behavior we should expect in a dictatorship. I imagine the the Nazi party would have seized food aid sent to the starving people in the ghettos they created. The cynical part of me wonders whether the governments in the rest of the world would be more inclined to take action "to prevent human rights violations" if Zimbabwe had significant oil reserves.
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