Western officials walked out of the funeral of Robert Mugabe's sister yesterday after Zimbabwe's president said the European Union could "go to hell" over its economic sanctions.Personally, I'd have thought that there are many aspects of the EU that Mugabe would admire.
Mr Mugabe, 86, told mourners for his sister Sabina in Harare: "Sanctions must go. We are still treated as if Zimbabwe is owned by Europe cum America. They say 'remove so and so,' of course they mean Mugabe must go before we can assist you. To hell with them."
Tuesday, 3 August 2010
"EU Can Go To Hell"
So says Mugabe: