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Zimbabwe: Army chief accused of 'treasonable conduct'

From BBC - November 14, 2017

Zimbabwe's ruling party has accused the country's army chief of "treasonable conduct" after he warned of a possible military intervention in politics.

General Constantino Chiwenga had challenged President Robert Mugabe over his sacking of the vice-president.

He said the army was prepared to act to end purges within Mr Mugabe's Zanu-PF party.

The party said his comments were "clearly calculated to disturb national peace [and] incite insurrection".

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