Zimbabwe PM announces anti-Mugabe coalition

Morgan Tsvangirai joins forces with former supporters of incumbent president as election draws near.

    Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe's prime minister, has unveiled a coalition including former allies of Robert Mugabe, in an effort to unseat the veteran president at elections later this month.

    Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change said on Monday it had joined forces with Mugabe's former finance minister Simba Makoni and the ZANU-Ndonga Party ahead of elections on July 31.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from the capital Harare.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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