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Zimbabwe army says it has Mugabe and wife in custody after night of unrest

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Wednesday, 15 November 2017 ()

Zimbabwe army says it has Mugabe and wife in custody after night of unrestZimbabwe's army has said it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife in custody and is securing government offices and patrolling the capital's streets following a night of unrest that included a military takeover of the state broadcaster.
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Signs of a military coup in Zimbabwe are becoming clearer. The army says it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife into custody. The 93-year-old dictator has ruled Zimbabwe since it gained independence from the U.K. in 1980. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta is following the latest in...

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