Tuesday, June 24, 2008
The UN Security Council unaminously endorsed a presidential statement condemning the political violence in Zimbabwe against the opposition by the Mugabe regime. Although Russia, China and South Africa would not endorse language recognizing Morgan Tsvangirai as Zimbabwe's legitimate leader, Tsvangirai nonetheless praised the resolution for holding Mugabe accountable. Tsvangirai remains in the Dutch Embassy in Harare.
Posted by Aaron Goldstein at Tuesday, June 24, 2008