THE WORLDPOST
02/15/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Zimbabwe's Opposition Leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, Agrees To Meet Mugabe, Demands Activists' Release

Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, on Thursday demanded the unconditional release of detained party activists before a power-sharing deal with Zanu-PF leader Robert Mugabe can be implemented.

Tsvangirai told a news conference in South Africa that he remained committed to the power-sharing agreement signed by Zimbabwe's rival political parties in September, but said he lacked a credible partner.

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