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Why the focus on China’s role in Mugabe’s fall missed the bigger picture

By Cobus van Staden at the South African Institute of International Affairs and Chris Alden at the London School of Economics and Political Science. The fall of Robert Mugabe has dominated global coverage of Africa over the past few weeks. In Western coverage of the first week after the coup in Zimbabwe there was speculation about what China knew beforehand and whether […]