Zimbabwe for UN permanent seat for Africa

Last Updated: Sunday, June 2, 2013 - 14:16

Yokohama (Japan): Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Sunday demanded that Africa be allotted a permanent seat in the UN Security Council.

Mugabe said this would help Africa play "a full part" in safeguarding global peace and stability, reports Xinhua.

The president was referring to a planned meeting Monday between Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and African leaders on Security Council reforms.

IANS



First Published: Sunday, June 2, 2013 - 14:16

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