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Crisis Group Chief Says Mugabe's AU Elevation Not Vote of Confidence in Zimbabwe Leader

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, left, Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, center-left, United Nations Secretary-General Ban ki-Moon, center-right, and Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, 2nd right, pose with other African leaders for a group photograph at the annual African Union (AU) summit, held at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Elias Asmare)

30.01.2015 23:34
International Crisis Group’s southern Africa project director, Piers Pigou, said the elevation of Mr. Mugabe is not a vote of confidence on him. More