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Zimbabwe gays tsvangirai 2011 10 14

Zimbabwe gays tsvangirai 2011 10 14

Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai shakes hands with Anglican spiritual leader Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, during a meeting in Harare on October 10, 2011. Tsvangirai has spoken in favor of gay rights a position that Williams also endorses. Williams was in Harare for a two-day visit in solidarity with local Anglicans embroiled in a feud with an excommunicated bishop who has seized church property including buildings. The Archbishop of Canterbury asked Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe to end attacks on Anglicans in Zimbabwe, where a renegade bishop has forced the faithful out of their churches. Williams, the spiritual leader of Anglicans worldwide, met for two hours with Mugabe at State House to lay out his concerns about the assault on the Church that has seen even teachers and nurses chased from schools and orphanages.

Jekesai Njikizana