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    Zimbabwe Transnational Issues - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/zimbabwe/zimbabwe_issues.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Disputes - international:
      Botswana has built electric fences and South Africa has placed military along the border to stem the flow of thousands of Zimbabweans fleeing to find work and escape political persecution; Namibia has supported and in 2004 Zimbabwe dropped objections to plans between Botswana and Zambia to build a bridge over the Zambezi River, thereby de facto recognizing a short, but not clearly delimited Botswana-Zambia boundary in the river

      Refugees and internally displaced persons:
      IDPs: 400,000-450,000 (MUGABE-led political violence, human rights violations, land reform, and economic collapse) (2005)

      Illicit drugs:
      transit point for African cannabis and South Asian heroin, mandrax, and methamphetamines destined for the South African and European markets


      NOTE: The information regarding Zimbabwe on this page is re-published from the 2006 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Zimbabwe Transnational Issues 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Zimbabwe Transnational Issues 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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