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Chinese Arms Arrive in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa (wearing scarf) examines a Chinese-made gun. Image: Bulawayo24

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa officially received a consignment of weapons from China on Wednesday.

The arms include armored fighting vehicles, personnel carriers, machine guns, and pistols. The weapons were handed over by China’s ambassador, Zhou Ding. While framing the consignment as a donation, Mnangagwa mentioned that it was worth $28 million.

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