Africa Robert Mugabe's racial decree on whites and land brings backlash

A week after saying the last white farmers must leave and that whites can't own land and must live in apartments, Zimbabwe's press and business community is crying foul.


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President Robert Mugabe’s statement early this month that whites will no longer be allowed to own land in Zimbabwe, and that any white farmers still left will be kicked out, raised eyebrows at home and abroad.