Trump Sends Envoy to Zimbabwe, Tightens Screws on Mugabe
President Robert Mugabe's hopes for improved relations between his government and U.S. President Donald Trump's administration has suffered a blow after visiting U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Carol O'Connel, demanded a raft of political and economic reforms ahead of the 2018 elections. Relations between the two countries took a knock in 2001 when the George W. Bush-led government enacted sanctions against Zimbabwe.
U.S. President Donald Trump and Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe.
U.S. President Donald Trump's silence on relations with Zimbabwe is not helping President Robert Mugabe's government which was hoping for improved relations with the new ... Read more »