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Belgian prosecutors ask court to extradite Catalan ex-leader

Belgian prosecutors asked a judge Friday to extradite axed Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont to Spain to face sedition charges over his region’s independence drive, with the court setting a date of December 4 for the next hearing.

Zimbabweans to march as Mugabe’s future in the balance

Zimbabwe was set for more political turmoil Saturday with protests planned as veterans of the independence war, activists and ruling party leaders called publicly for President Robert Mugabe to be forced from office.