Zimbabwe

Global Scan

Turkish protesters have a new target — their president's social media followers

Turkey's been embroiled in protests in recent months, with the country moving from crisis to crisis. The current crisis — over Internet freedom — has protesters targeting their president's Twitter followers. Meanwhile, in China, the government is saying no to low-quality recyclables. And Greece finally has a budget surplus — for the first time in almost 70 years. That and more in today's Global Scan.

Politics

Zimbabwe talks

President Robert Mugabe and his rival Morgan Tsvangerai have agreed to begin talks to help end the political crisis that has caused months of violence

Politics

Plans again for unity government in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai said today his party, the Movement for Democratic Change, known as the MDC, would join a unity government next month with Robert Mugabe. Anchor Marco Werman gets an update from the BBC's Jonah Fisher.

Conflict & Justice

Zimbabwe's ?blood diamonds'

The discovery of diamonds in Zimbabwe has led to more misery in a country that's already seen a lot of hardship. And despite claims to the contrary, Laura Lynch found disturbing evidence that the gems are destroying the lives of many.

Politics

Interviewing Mugabe

Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe doesn't like speaking to the foreign press, particularly on the eve of an election that the opposition says is rigged in Mugabe's favor