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  • Lt. Gen. Qi Jianguo, deputy chief of general staff of People's Liberation Army of China, accused Washington of being the mastermind behind a conspiracy to deprive Africa of peace and prosperity and lauded anti-West dictators at an April 27 banquet in Harare, Zimbabwe. (Associated Press)

    Inside China: General hits U.S. in Africa

    A top Chinese defense official has accused Washington of being the mastermind behind a conspiracy to deprive Africa of peace and prosperity, and lauded anti-West dictators.


  • 2 men sentenced in Ohio tax fraud case

    Two men from Zimbabwe (zeem-BAH'-bway) charged with using the identities of hundreds of Americans to file false tax returns in a Cincinnati-based scheme have been sentenced.


  • Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe attends celebrations to mark his 90th birthday in Marondera, east of  Harare, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014. In July, Mugabe who has ruled the nation for 33 years since 1980, won disputed elections for another five-year term that will take him to age 94.  (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

    Inside China: Long march to Africa

    China is set to establish military bases in key spots of Africa, directly challenging the military presence of the U.S. and the European Union.


  • Former US Rep says he is in hiding in South Africa

    Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds said Tuesday he is in hiding in South Africa after being deported from Zimbabwe because he fears for his life for threatening to expose allegedly illegal business dealings between American businessmen and the southern African country.


  • Ex-US Rep. Reynolds says he's hiding in S. Africa

    Former Illinois Congressman Mel Reynolds says he's in hiding after being deported from Zimbabwe for allegedly staying in the country with an expired visa.


  • ** FILE ** Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds, center left, prepares to enter a prison truck while handcuffed  following his court appearance at the magistrates courts in Harare, Thursday, Feb.  20, 2014. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

    Former Rep. Mel Reynolds fined, deported from Zimbabwe

    Former Rep. Mel Reynolds was deported to the United States over charges he violated immigration laws in Zimbabwe.


  • ** FILE ** Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds, center left, prepares to enter a prison truck while handcuffed  following his court appearance at the magistrates courts in Harare, Thursday, Feb.  20, 2014. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

    Zimbabwe judge dismisses charge against ex-US rep

    A Zimbabwean magistrate on Friday dismissed charges against former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds of possessing pornography, and he was ordered to pay a fine or face jail time after pleading guilty to charges of violating the country's immigration laws.


  • Former U S Congressman, Mel Reynolds, arrives to appear at the magistrates courts in Harare, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Reynolds was arrested  in Zimbabwe for allegedly possessing pornographic material and violating immigration laws. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

    Ex-US congressman to reappear in Zimbabwe court

    The lawyer for former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds said Thursday his client needed more time to understand the "essential elements" of the charges he faces after he failed to enter a plea on charges of violating immigration law.


  • Former U S Congressman, Mel Reynolds, arrives to appear at the magistrates courts in Harare, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Reynolds was arrested  in Zimbabwe for allegedly possessing pornographic material and violating immigration laws. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

    Zimbabwe: Former US Rep Reynolds pleads not guilty

    Visibly exhausted, former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds pleaded not guilty in a Zimbabwe court on Wednesday to charges of possessing pornography and must spend another night in jail before he can apply for bail.


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