Mbeki in Zimbabwe for power-sharing talks

Saturday, August 9, 2008; 1:32 PM

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe mediator South African President Thabo Mbeki arrived in Harare on Saturday for power-sharing talks amid growing optimism over an agreement, witnesses said.

Speculation has been rising that Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai will secure a deal in a meeting on Sunday.

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