Zimbabwe: Pastor In Court On Charges Of Inciting Public Unrest

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In Zimbabwe Pastor Evan Mawarire is appearing in court today - on charges of inciting public unrest. He called on Zimbabweans to stay at home in protest against the country's economic troubles. Another strike was planned for today, but it appears that Zimbabweans have largely ignored the call. In the capital, Harare, businesses are operating as usual. Zimbabwe's been rocked by several protests recently. These include demonstrations against unpaid civil servants' salaries and an import ban on South African goods.

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