Zimbabwe Army Takes Control Of Harare But Denies Coup Against President Robert Mugabe.

Announcement by military on state broadcaster says President Robert Mugabe and family are safe but army is ‘targeting criminals around him’. The defense forces are on the mission "to pacify a degenerating political social and economic situation in our country." Harare, Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe army spokesman Maj Gen SB Moyo has addressed the nation after taking control of the state broadcaster. Moyo…

In shocking developments the army moved into the Zimbabwean capital Harare and assumed apparently assumed power for itself. The military claimed that President Mugabe and his family were safe and the action of the army was aimed at ‘targeting criminals around him.’