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WATCH: European Union says events in Zimbabwe are a “matter of concern”

November 15, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos BRUSSELS, Belgium – European Union External Action Service spokesperson Catherine Ray stated that recent events in Zimbabwe are “a matter of concern” for the European Union at a press briefing in Brussels on Wednesday.  She then went onto urge all parties “to move from confrontation to […]


ZIMBABWE CRISIS: Full text of statement from the ZDF

November 15th, 2017- Fort Russ News – – Joaquin Flores, for FRN –  HARARE, Zimbabwe – Coup General Constantino Chiwenga of the rogue faction of the Zimbabwe Defense Forces (ZDF), has claimed today on television, that President Mugabe still remains president, and there is no warrant for his arrest. The following is a transcript of […]

BREAKING: Zimbabwean president detained, ruling party says there is no coup

November 14, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos HARARE, Zimbabwe – Longtime president of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, has been detained in bloodless transition and is safe, Zimbabwe’s ruling party says while denying ‘coup’ is being undertaken by the country’s military. Earlier today General Constantine Chiwenga took control of the main TV station in Harare, following […]

BREAKING: Zimbabwe coup general seizes airwaves, announces regime change

November 15th, 2017 – Fort Russ News –  – Joaquin Flores for FRN –  HARARE, Zimbabwe – An anti-Mugabe sector of the army, led by General Constantine Chiwenga, has taken control of the main TV station in Harare, following threats that the military would take governmental matters in its own hands following Mugabe’s dismissal of […]

WATCH: Has Zimbabwe destabilization reached military phase?

November14th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Joaquin Flores –  HARARE, Zimbabwe – The political situation in Zimbabwe continues to destabilize. Armored personnel carriers have now been seen rolling through the Zimbabwean capital of Harare. According to reports on the ground, these are ‘military drills’ which have the flavor of muscle flexing. To understand […]

Zimbabwe army chief warns Mugabe’s party after VP sacked

November 13th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Agencies – – by Samer Hussein –                 Zimbabwe’s army chief on Monday demanded that purges which are currently going on in the ranks of Mugabe’s ruling Zanu-PF party, be put to an end. The purges began following the […]