Saturday, December 13, 2003

Zimbabwe has formally quit the Commonwealth citing, 'racist humiliation, arbitrariness and arrogance.' Ironically enough, the last nation to quit the Commonwealth was apartheid South Africa. Perhaps the 'racist humiliation' worked the other way in that case.

In other news, ZANU-PF has called for the Zimbabwean govt to evict the British, American, Canadian and Australian embassies. Interestingly, it hasn't asked for the same to be done to Kenya and Ghana, two prominent African nations that supported the call for Zimbabwe to remain suspended from the Commonwealth...


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