HARDtalk - Patrick Chinamasa - Justice Minister of Zimbabwe
Stephen Sackur talks to Zimbabwe's justice minister Patrick Chinamasa, a close political ally of Robert Mugabe. Is the relationship between the UK and Zimbabwe improving?
For years the UK's relationship with Zimbabwe has been characterised by deep mutual suspicion. But things are beginning to change - the Zimbabwean people have just approved a constitution and the EU has eased its sanctions regime. Stephen Sackur talks to Zimbabwe's justice minister Patrick Chinamasa, a close political ally of Robert Mugabe. His very presence in London is a sign of the new dynamic in Zimbabwe. But are the country's troubles really over?
- Broadcast on BBC News Channel, 12:30AM Sat, 6 Apr 2013
- Available until 12:59AM Sun, 6 Apr 2014
- First broadcast BBC News Channel, 4:30AM Thu, 4 Apr 2013
- Duration 30 minutes