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Zambia asks African states to bar Chinese Ship carrying arms

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posted on Apr, 21 2008 @ 08:01 PM
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Zambia asks African states to bar Chinese Ship carrying arms


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LUSAKA, April 21 (Reuters) - Zambia's president urged regional states on Monday to bar a Chinese ship carrying arms to Zimbabwe from entering their waters, saying the shipment could deepen the country's election crisis.

Zimbabwe announced a delay on Sunday in a partial recount of votes in March 29 parliamentary elections, extending a deadlock in which the opposition says 10 of its members have been killed and hundreds arrested.
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posted on Apr, 21 2008 @ 08:01 PM
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China's investments in Africa seem to be following the Cold war model. While they support the Genocidal regime in Sudan, they send weapons to the brutal regime in Zimbabwe.
As long as they get oil and other raw resources they probably could care less about the people who are suffering and dying due to their influence. Considering the plight of the Tibetans, I can see why China could care less about the Darfuris and others.

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