Zimbabwe Arrests War Veterans Spokesman After Mugabe Criticism

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  • Arrest made after Mugabe vowed to punish vets who oppose him
  • Police say war veterans spokesman Mahiya held for questioning

Zimbabwean police arrested the spokesman for the main association of veterans of the southern African nation’s independence war after the group criticized President Robert Mugabe last week and said its members wouldn’t support him in elections in 2018.

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