UPDATED: Mugabe resigns as president of Zimbabwe, ending 37-year rule

by | November 22, 2017 3:29 am

Robert Mugabe resigned as Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday, shortly after parliament began an impeachment process to end his nearly four decades of rule. The 93-year old clung on for a week after an army takeover and expulsion from his own ruling ZANU-PF party, which also told him to leave power. Wild celebrations broke out at…

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