Zimbabwe: U.S. Embassy Concerned by deteriorating human rights situation in Zimbabwe

The United States is extremely concerned by the continuing deterioration of the human rights situation in Zimbabwe, as evidenced by the unwarranted arrest and continued detention of Pastor Evan Mawarire and the incarceration of Pastor Phillip Patrick Mugadza.   The U.S. Government unequivocally believes in the basic right to freedom of speech and calls on the Government of Zimbabwe to […]

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Zimbabwe: Additional charge against Pastor Mawarire a desperate ploy to keep him behind bars

The additional charge of “Insulting the Flag of Zimbabwe” slapped on Pastor Evan Mawarire this morning is a deliberate ploy to prolong his detention and block his human rights work, Amnesty International and CIVICUS said today. The Pastor was due to appear in court this morning and make a bail application after being arrested yesterday on arrival at Harare International […]

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