BUSINESS
03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Barclays Bankrolling Zimbabwe Regime

BARCLAYS is bankrolling President Robert Mugabe's corrupt regime in Zimbabwe by providing substantial loans to cronies given land seized from white farmers.

The British bank lent £750m to the country's new landowning elite in the first half of this year, mostly through a government scheme to boost farm productivity.

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