Military vehicles block road outside Zimbabwe Parliament

Wednesday November 15 2017

An artist performs during the official opening

An artist performs during the official opening ceremony of the first session of Zimbabwe's Parliament President Robert Mugabe on September 17, 2013 in Harare. The House in on lockdown. PHOTO | JEKESAI NJIKIZANA | AFP 

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Military vehicles blocked roads outside the Zimbabwean parliament Wednesday after army generals denied staging a coup but used state TV to vow to target "criminals" close to President Robert Mugabe.
An AFP reporter witnessed cars being turned back by soldiers near Parliament, while other military vehicles were stationed outside the offices of the ruling Zanu-PF party in the capital Harare.

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