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UNA-USA publications: "In Zimbabwe, a Cholera Catastrophe Points to Mugabe"
In the January 21 edition of the United Nations Association E-News Update, reporter Damiano Beltrami posts a video slideshow from PHR's report on the health system disaster in Zimbabwe.
The article states
The report points its finger directly at Mugabe and his government’s neglect of health care and suggests that the epidemic is a crime against humanity and should be dealt with as such in seeking solutions.and goes on to enumerate several of PHR's recommendations, such as:
that the United Nations Security Council ensure that the current political impasse in Zimbabwe be resolved by calling on the Mugabe regime to accept the results of the March 29, 2008, election in which Morgan Tsvangirai, representing the Movement for Democratic Change, won the majority vote.