Mugabe’s State Funeral Proceeds, But His Burial Plan Has Been Mired In Controversy

Military officers carry the casket of former president Robert Mugabe out of his state funeral at the National Sports Stadium in Harare.

Zimbabwe’s longtime president Robert Mugabe was honored with a state funeral on Saturday — put on by the president and military leaders who had forced him out of office just two years ago.

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