Telegraph – Zimbabwe: a glimmer of hope for my homeland, by Graham Boynton

Finally, after years of obfuscation, hand wringing and so-called “quiet diplomacy”, Africa is beginning to raise its voice against its most errant son, Robert Mugabe.

Obfuscation? Hand-wringing? “Quiet diplomacy”?

USA Today – August 2007 – Mugabe cheered at African summit

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe received the loudest cheers Thursday at the start of a southern African summit where his country’s economic and political turmoil top the agenda.

How very obfuscatory of them.

Update:

Times Online – Queen strips Robert Mugabe of knighthood in ‘revulsion’ at violence