View Single Post
Old 21st Feb 2018, 11:00
  #65 (permalink)  
Trossie
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: A little south of the "Black Sheep" brewery
Posts: 358
Originally Posted by krismiler View Post
Zimbabwe has two main tribes, the majority Shona and the minority Matabele who are an offshoot of the Zulus. For hundreds of years the Shona lived in fear of the Matabele until 1980 when they gained control of the military apparatus, then it was payback time.

The Shona soldiers with assistance of Chinese backed North Koreans went on a government ordered rampage, massacring thousands of civilians in the Matabele province of Matabeleland.
Bold are corrections, underlined is an addition. Otherwise correct.
Trossie is offline