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Supporters of Emmerson Mnangagwa, the man expected to become Zimbabwe's new president, hold a photograph of him and cheer as they arrive to show their support at Manyame Air Force base where Mnangagwa is expected to arrive later in the day in Harare, Zimbabwe Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Mugabe resigned as president with immediate effect Tuesday after 37 years in power, shortly after parliament began impeachment proceedings against him. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Zimbabwe poised to swear in new president, MnangagwaZimbabwe poised to swear in new president, Mnangagwa, after Mugabe's stunning resignation
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Two women walk under handwritten notes hanging from string tied between trees, of the hopes of Zimbabwean protesters gathered opposite the parliament building, in downtown Harare, Zimbabwe Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Mugabe resigned as president with immediate effect Tuesday after 37 years in power, shortly after parliament began impeachment proceedings against him. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
The Latest: Zimbabwe's new leader to be sworn in FridayThe Latest: Zimbabwe's new leader Mnangagwa to be sworn in Friday, parliament speaker confirms
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Zimbabwe Parliament speaker: Ruling party names Emmerson Mnangagwa to replace Mugabe on FridayZimbabwe Parliament speaker: Ruling party names Emmerson Mnangagwa to replace Mugabe on Friday
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Zimbabwe's state-run broadcaster: New leader Mnangagwa arrives today, to be sworn in FridayZimbabwe's state-run broadcaster: New leader Mnangagwa arrives today, to be sworn in Friday
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Mugabe leaves legacy of economic ruin, upheaval in ZimbabweMugabe leaves legacy of economic ruin, upheaval in Zimbabwe after 37-year rule
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Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timelineZimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline of events
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FILE - In this March 27, 2008 file photo Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, left, and his wife Grace, right, react during a visit to Harare hospital in Harare, Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe's Parliament erupted in cheers Tuesday Nov. 21, 2017 after the speaker announced the resignation of President Robert Mugabe after 37 years in power. (AP Photo, File)
Mugabe leaves legacy of economic ruin, upheaval in ZimbabweFrom magnanimous liberator to despotic dictator, Robert Mugabe's 37-year rule of Zimbabwe has been one of Africa's most controversial and influential
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This image taken from TV, shows the interior of a mosque after a deadly attack by a suicide bomber, in Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria, Tuesday Nov. 21, 2017.  A teenage suicide bomber detonated as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday, in one of the region's deadliest attacks in years. (AP Photo)
Bombing at Nigeria mosque kills at least 50At least 50 killed as teenage suicide bomber attacks mosque in northern Nigeria, police say
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In this image taken from TV, people stand around dead bodies after a deadly attack by a suicide bomber at a mosque in Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria, Tuesday Nov. 21, 2017.  A teenage suicide bomber detonated as worshippers gathered for morning prayers at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, killing at least 50 people, police said Tuesday, in one of the region's deadliest attacks in years. (AP Photo)
The Latest: US condemns Nigeria mosque attack that killed 50The Latest: US condemns suicide bombing of Nigeria mosque that killed 50
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Zimbabweans celebrate at night at an intersection in downtown Harare, Zimbabwe Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Mugabe resigned as president with immediate effect Tuesday after 37 years in power, shortly after parliament began impeachment proceedings against him. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Robert Mugabe resigns as Zimbabwe's president after 37 yearsRobert Mugabe resigns as Zimbabwe's president after 37 years; fired VP set to take his place
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Zimbabweans celebrate at night at an intersection in downtown Harare, Zimbabwe Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Mugabe resigned as president with immediate effect Tuesday after 37 years in power, shortly after parliament began impeachment proceedings against him. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
The Latest: US says Zimbabwe's people want end to isolationThe Latest: US says Zimbabwe's people want end to international isolation
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AP Was There: Mugabe sworn in as Zimbabwe's prime ministerAP Was There: Mugabe sworn in as prime minister of new and independent Zimbabwe
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Figure known as 'Crocodile' set to replace Zimbabwe's MugabeFigure known as the 'Crocodile' set to replace longtime president of Zimbabwe
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El presidente de Zimbabue Robert Mugabe en una ceremonia universitaria en las afueras de Harare, el 17 de noviembre del 2017. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
A look at Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's long ruleA look at Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's long and tumultuous rule
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Zimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timelineZimbabwe's political drama: What just happened? A timeline of events
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