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The Wall Street Journal: Military takes control in Zimbabwe, denies coup

Soldiers took over Zimbabwe’s state television early Wednesday, saying they were working to restore stability in the country, as gunshots were heard near President Robert Mugabe’s residence and at least one explosion sounded in the capital......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2017

Zimbabwe coup: The house of Mugabe crumbles, but it"s too soon to celebrate

It's not clear if Zimbabwe still has enough of an economic base to start rebuilding itself in earnest, and the military may yet try to extract a price for its role in bringing Mugabe down.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 20th, 2017

Zimbabwe coup: The house of Mugabe crumbles, but it"s soon to celebrate

It's not clear if Zimbabwe still has enough of an economic base to start rebuilding itself in earnest, and the military may yet try to extract a price for its role in bringing Mugabe down.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 20th, 2017

Latin American history suggests Zimbabwe"s military coup will turn violent

Armed forces have taken control of the government and the state broadcaster; Mugabe's wife has fled the country.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 17th, 2017

President Mugabe"s fate hangs in balance amid Zimbabwe coup confusion

The unfolding drama in Zimbabwe was thrown into confusion when a smiling Mugabe was pictured shaking hands with country's military chief, the man behind the coup.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 17th, 2017

Zimbabwe"s Military Seizes Power, Holds President Mugabe

We noted yesterday that Zimbabwe military commander, General Constantino Chiwenga, said on state television that he was not launching a military coup, while Mugabe and his family were saf.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 15th, 2017

Zimbabwe military denies coup, wants to stop ‘criminals’

President Mugabe is "safe and sound"......»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 15th, 2017

Sanctions Risk Casts Shadow Over Myanmar"s Opening to the West

The prospect of new international sanctions against Myanmar’s military is looming just 18 months after Washington lifted most longstanding economic restrictions against the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsj4 hr. 36 min. ago

Corruption at Venezuela"s state-run oil company is pushing the country deeper into a crisis

Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Venezuela is already deep in an economic crisis.  The state-run oil company PDVSA is the country's main source of revenue. Military officials recently took over PDVSA a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider18 hr. 6 min. ago

Researchers: Silk Road projects give China strategic benefit

A new study says a massive Chinese infrastructure program that Beijing says is aimed at promoting global trade and economic growth is actually intended to expand the country's political influence and military presence......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

India is focusing on manufacturing weapons in the country: Army chief Rawat

Army Chief also lauded China's military prowess, saying the neighbouring country, along with its economic rise, also focused on military modernisation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 14th, 2018

Report: Navy admiral likley to head U.S. Pacific Command has little experience in Asia

U.S. military forces stationed in Hawaii will soon report to a new commander after President Donald Trump said last month that he intends to appoint current U.S. Pacific Command commander Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr. as the country's ambassador to Austr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2018

Zimbabwe Opposition Leader Dies In Helicopter Crash

Two months after a bloodless coup removed  Robert Mugabe, the country's dictator.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 18th, 2018

Zimbabwe Military Power Grows as General Becomes Vice President of Party

The general who led the military intervention that ousted longtime leader Robert Mugabe last month has been named as one of the two vice presidents of Zimbabwe’s ruling party, setting the stage for him to be appointed vice president of the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 23rd, 2017

U.S. Military Targeting ISIS and Al-Qaeda In Secret Yemen Operations Using Ground Forces

U.S. Central Command confirm "multiple ground operations" by American forces in the country......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 21st, 2017

North Korean War Could Break Out At “Any Time Now,” Warns Former Chinese General

Lieutenant General Wang Hongguang, former deputy commander of the Nanjing Military Region, has urged his country to mobilize its military in anticipation of an “impending” conflict in the .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 18th, 2017

What to watch if you want to profit off of Zimbabwe"s coup

Robert Mugabe may be gone, but China's economic influence in Zimbabwe is unlikely to cease. As the top destination for Zimbabwe's exports, which include cotton and tobacco, China&#.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 29th, 2017

Zimbabwe still faces an economic struggle

In Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe may have gone but the country's battered economy still needs to be turned around......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 24th, 2017

Will Venezuela Be the Next Zimbabwe? Military Coup Against Maduro Is Very Likely

On Tuesday, Zimbabweans took the streets of Harare to dance and celebrate the end of Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule. Will Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro also face the music?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 22nd, 2017

How Zimbabwe moves on from Mugabe"s legacy

Robert Mugabe is widely blamed for the Zimbabwe's economic collapse. Now that he's resigned, CNN's Richard Quest looks at how the country can move on to reclaim its economic health......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnNov 22nd, 2017