AP

Zimbabwe’s incoming leader Mnangagwa returns home to cheers

Zimbabwe’s incoming leader Emmerson Mnangagwa emerged from hiding Wednesday, departing from neighboring South Africa to return home in preparation to take power after Robert Mugabe’s stunning resignation.

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Zimbabwe’s Parliament opens in effort to impeach Mugabe

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe should acknowledge the nation’s “insatiable desire” for a leadership change and resign immediately, the recently fired vice president and likely successor to the 93-year-old leader said Tuesday, as … Read More

AP

Zimbabwe ruling party: Mugabe could be impeached in 2 days

Zimbabwe’s ruling party expressed confidence Monday that longtime President Robert Mugabe could be impeached within two days, while the world’s oldest head of state ignored the party’s midday deadline to … Read More

AP

Zimbabwe: A guide to what’s happened so far in Mugabe drama

A lot has happened in the past few days in Zimbabwe, where the world’s oldest head of state tries to remain in power even under military house arrest. Thousands … Read More

AP

UN: 2,000 flee daily from Mosul Old City as IS hold shrinks

An Iraqi intelligence officer who supervises a screening center in Mosul says that over the past week between 1,500 and 2,000 people fleeing Islamic State held territory pass … Read More

AP

Iraqi commander says 300 IS fighters holed up in Mosul

Some 300 Islamic State fighters remain in the small patch of territory still controlled by the group in Mosul’s Old City, a senior Iraqi commander said Wednesday.

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AP

US says Raqqa fight will ‘accelerate’ as IS loses in Iraq

A U.S. official says the fight for Raqqa, the Islamic State group’s de facto capital, will “only accelerate” as the militants lose their grip on Iraq’s Mosul.

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IS launches chlorine gas attacks in western Mosul

An Iraqi military officer says Islamic State militants have launched a gas attack in a newly-liberated area in western Mosul.

The officer with the anti-terrorism forces said … Read More

KTFA

Frank26:  GREETINGS KTFA FAMILY:

I WANTED TO GIVE YOU AN UPDATE ON BLUESTAR WHO JUST CALLED.  HE IS LESS THAN AN HOUR AWAY FROM THE CONFERENCE MEETING WITH ABADI.  HE IS IN THE BUILDING AND HAS BEEN CLEARED TO ENTER … Read More

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Chat Room – News Excerpts & Highlights

MrsBGG says():Abadi to Washington to meet with Trump
3/20/2017 0:00 Security files reconstruction at the top of the agenda of his talks

BAGHDAD / morning  Prime Minister left … Read More