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Zimbabwe pastor Evan Mawarire calls for more protests  Mawarire who was briefly detained after organising a nationwide strike last week has called on people to keep protesting Calls for Zimbabwe political boycott   A leading opposition figure has called for a campaign of 'passive resistance' after election results showed President Mugabe's party had won   SA police in Marikana crackdown   South Africa: Police have fired tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse striking workers close to the Marikana platinum mine, west of the capital Pretoria   South Africa's Tutu protests U.K.'s Tony Blair   Johannesburg: The former British prime minister said Tutu decided not to attend because he disagrees with his support of the 2003 Iraq war SA miners face dismissal deadline   South Africa: A deadline is approaching for striking workers at the mine where police shot dead 34 miners on Thursday to go back to work or face dismissal Anger over S Africa miners' fate Map of Marikana South Africa  South Africa: Many families of miners caught up in violence at a platinum mine are unaware of their fate, two days after 34 people were killed when police opened fire Discontent in townships spreads   South Africa: Violence has spread as residents protest about what they say is a lack of basic services, such as water and housing Protests turn deadly. Madagascar President Ravalomanana defies ultimatum Map of Antananarivo Madagascar
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2017-11-17 Protesters to hold mass anti-Mugabe rally Harare, Zimbabwe
C. 2017-05-20 South African men march against abuse of women and children Pretoria, South Africa
D. 2016-07-13 Zimbabwe pastor Evan Mawarire calls for more protests Zimbabwe
E. 2013-08-02 Calls for Zimbabwe political boycott Zimbabwe
F. 2012-09-15 SA police in Marikana crackdown Marikana, South Africa
G. 2012-08-29 South Africa's Tutu protests U.K.'s Tony Blair Johannesburg
H. 2012-08-19 SA miners face dismissal deadline Marikana, South Africa
I. 2012-08-18 Anger over S Africa miners' fate Marikana, South Africa
J. 2009-07-22 Discontent in townships spreads South Africa

South African men march against abuse of women and children Map of Pretoria South Africa
  Protesters to hold mass anti-Mugabe rally Map of Harare Zimbabwe

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  Zimbabwe: Protesters are gathering in Zimbabwe's capital Harare to demand the resignation of President Mugabe. He attended a university graduation ceremony
  Hundreds of protesters, most of them men, have marched in the capital, Pretoria, over rising levels of violence against women and children

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  Madagascar: Marc Ravalomanana has defied an ultimatum to resign in the face of a mass opposition rally in the capital, Antananarivo
Mar.13 Pressure mounting on president to quit. Madagascar Feb.7   Police 'kill many'
  Madagascar: At least 23 people have been killed after police opened fire on an opposition demonstration in the island nation's capital
Jan.28 Calm after 34 die in violence  Madagascar: After 2 days of violence and looting the possibility of further violence loomed as anti-government protesters gathered

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Dec.1 Soldiers rampage at Harare bank
. Zimbabwe Nov.8 Riot police disrupt student protest. Zimbabwe Aug.16   Protesters greet Mugabe at summit Map of Johannesburg South Africa  Johannesburg: African leaders gathered for a weekend summit as hundreds protested nearby, angry at the inclusion of Zimbabwean President Aug.4   Supporters rally for ANC leader  South Africa: Supporters of Jacob Zuma have rallied as he appeared at a court hearing on corruption charges Jun.21 Judge okays opposition rally  Zimbabwe: A judge in High Court overturned a police ban on an opposition rally scheduled for Sunday, less than a week from the presidential runoff Jun.7 Court lifts rally ban  Zimbabwe: High Court has overturned a police ban on opposition campaign rallies this weekend Jun.6 Zimbabwe halts opposition rallies
  Authorities have stopped opposition presidential candidate Tsvangirai from campaigning for the 27 June election
May.24 Protest against anti-foreigner violence
. Johannesburg Apr.14 Opposition called general strike. Zimbabwe Apr.11 Ban on Harare rallies  Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe's authorities have banned all political rallies in the capital, amid tension over the disputed elections

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Dec.4 Miners on strike over death toll
. Johannesburg Jun.13 Strike escalates  South Africa: Thousands of public sector workers have taken part in peaceful marches across major cities as unions stepped up strike action over pay Apr.3 National strike begins  Zimbabwe: The police and troops fanned out through impoverished townships on the 1st day of a 2-day strike called to protest economic hardships

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Jun.2 Tear gas fired at Harare marchers  Zimbabwe: Opposition leader Tsvangirai was arrested at his home and taken to police station

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Aug.31 10,000 march against wealth divide  South Africa: Banners covered a broad range such as anti-globalisation, pro-environment and pro-Palestinian issues Aug.24 Greenpeace N-plant protest  South Africa: Police have detained up to a dozen environmental protesters who tried to scale a nuclear power plant

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