Death of Mugabe, Brexit votes, Italy's new government, Hong Kong bill withdrawal, Maurice the rooster

published 5 months ago by France 24

Our panel of journalists discuss the big topics of the week, starting with Zimbabwe. Never did an independence leader weigh so heavily for so long on the fate of his nation. Robert Mugabe has passed away in a Singapore hospital at the age of 95. The schoolteacher-turned-liberation struggle leader led Zimbabwe out of white minority rule and then stayed doing whatever it took to remain in power, always employing the rhetoric of defiance that earned him the nickname of comrade Bob.

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