Jestina Mukoko Freed In Victory For Zimbabwe Opposition

04/02/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • CELIA W. DUGGER nytimes.com

JOHANNESBURG -- Jestina Mukoko, a prominent human rights campaigner in Zimbabwe who was abducted at dawn three months ago by state security agents, was freed on bail Monday along with four other activists after President Robert Mugabe authorized their release, the detainees' lawyers said.

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