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Mnangagwa Zimbabwes leader in waiting

Mnangagwa: Zimbabwe's leader in waiting?Emmerson Mnangagwa appears well-placed to return to a leading role in Zimbabwe following the army's takeover in response to President Robert Mugabe's sacking of the former vice president. "I think the army are in negotiations with Mugabe and Mnangagwa," Derek Matyszak, an analyst at the Pretoria-based Institute for Security Studies, told AFP. Under Zimbabwe's constitution, the first vice president would automatically become acting president for 90 days.


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Horrific highway pile-up kills 18 in China

Horrific highway pile-up kills 18 in ChinaA highway pile-up involving at least 30 cars killed 18 people in eastern China on Wednesday, local authorities said, leaving dramatic scenes of twisted and burnt-out wreckage and a towering column of black smoke. Grisly footage from the aftermath in the city of Fuyang in Anhui province showed sedans violently crushed to around half their original size under large cargo trucks and blood stains on vehicle doors as the sound of people crying could be heard. Police said another 21 people were injured including 11 severely in the latest horrific tragedy to strike China's accident-prone highways.


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Airbus in 40bn deal to sell 430 A320s to US firm source

Airbus in $40bn deal to sell 430 A320s to US firm: sourceAirbus is due to announce the sale of 430 of its medium-range A320 family of aircraft to US investment firm Indigo Partners in a deal worth more than $40 billion, a source said Wednesday. Airbus declined to comment. The order, believed to be the biggest ever for Airbus, will more than double the value of the airline's sales for the year.


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