If Zimbabwe had oil or was adjacent to Israel, how long ago would invasion have happened to support 'regime change'?
Both Burma and Zimbabwe have regimes which are worse that Saddam Hussein's Iraq. Yet still they continue in power.
In this case, the weakness of the so-called 'international community' can be seen only too clearly. But also, the pathetic response of Mbeki. It is simply not good enough to excuse a murdering lunatic simply because he was on the right side of an argument that was settled some years ago.
What is the problem with Africa's governance? Why does it appear that not a single country on that continent can govern itself adequately?