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Zimbabwe president survives assassination attempt
    2018-06-25  08:53    Shenzhen Daily

ZIMBABWEAN President Emmerson Mnangagwa escaped unscathed after an explosion at an election rally injured both his deputies, with the blast coming within hours of a separate grenade attack on Ethiopia’s prime minister.

“It exploded a few inches from me, but it is not my time,” Mnangagwa said in comments broadcast by state-owned media. Footage from the stadium at Bulawayo on Saturday showed the president and other VIPs walking off the stage seconds before the blast went off near the foot of the stairs. “It’s just an element of defeatists. The country is peaceful.”

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed also survived an attempt on his life earlier Saturday, minutes after addressing tens of thousands of supporters at a rally in Addis Ababa. One person died and 153 people were injured, 10 critically, after someone tried to throw a hand grenade at Abiy, before being blocked by another person in the crowd, Associated Press reported, citing witness and the health minister.

The “well-orchestrated attack” won’t hinder the nation’s unity efforts, Abiy said in comments broadcast on state-owned TV. While there’s nothing to suggest the attack is at all related to events in Bulawayo, almost 4,800 kilometers to the southwest of the Ethiopian capital, it comes as the 42-year-old leader pushes to put into action a peace agreement with neighboring Eritrea and a series of reforms to open up the economy.

(SD-Agencies)

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