China Calls For End to Zimbabwe Sanctions

China has added its voice for the lifting of sanctions on Zimbabwe after African leaders made similar calls earlier, arguing that Zimbabwe has embarked on economic recovery and democracy under President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The sanctions were imposed on Harare by the U.S. and EU, following former president Robert Mugabe's controversial land policies in 2001. U.S. President Donald Trump's administration later set tougher conditions on the southern African country.

  • Southern Africa:  China Calls For End to Zimbabwe Sanctions

    The Herald, 5 September 2019

    China stands with Africa in calling for the "immediate and unconditional" removal of all illegal sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe by Western countries, Beijing's Ambassador to Harare… Read more »

Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa and Chinese President Xi Jinping.


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