Monthly Archives: February 1999

President of Zimbabwe Defies Court Order to free 2 Journalists

New York Times By Donald G. McNeil Jr. Published: February 8, 1999 JOHANNESBURG, Feb. 6— In an angry televised address, the President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, pushed his country toward a constitutional crisis this weekend. The President suggested that the Supreme Court resign, threatened ”stern measures” against the independent press and appeared to support the […]