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Ha·ra·re

 (hə-rär′ā)
The capital and largest city of Zimbabwe, in the northeast part of the country. Founded by the British in 1890, it is a manufacturing and tobacco-processing center. Its name was changed from Salisbury in 1982 to honor a 19th-century African leader.

Harare

(həˈrɑːrɪ)
n
(Placename) the capital of Zimbabwe, in the northeast: University of Zimbabwe (1957); industrial and commercial centre. Pop: 1 527 000 (2005 est). Former name (until 1982): Salisbury

Ha•ra•re

(həˈrɑr eɪ)

n.
the capital of Zimbabwe, in the NE part. 675,000. Formerly, Salisbury.
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Noun1.Harare - the capital and largest city of Zimbabwe
Republic of Zimbabwe, Rhodesia, Southern Rhodesia, Zimbabwe - a landlocked republic in south central Africa formerly called Rhodesia; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1980
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According to the local media reports, addressing mourners at Tsvangirai's home in Harare Mnangagwa said he would see to it that pledges he made to the late premier are fulfilled.
by Agence France-Presse President Robert Mugabe listens to his wife Grace Mugabe at a rally of his ruling ZANU-PF party in Harare, Zimbabwe, on November 8, 2017.
Ever since I was born, I have never thought that I would see this day," Anthony Mutambirwa, a Harare resident, told Al Jazeera as news of Mugabe's resignation spread.
The Prime Minister said the situation in the southern African country was "fluid" and urged "restraint on all sides" as the army deployed at key strategic locations in the capital, Harare, and seized control of the state broadcaster.
At Prime Minister's Questions yesterday, Mrs May said: "We have all seen what has been taking place in Harare.
The Prime Minister said the situation in the southern African country was 'fluid' and urged 'restraint on all sides' as the army deployed at key strategic locations in the capital Harare and seized control of the state broadcaster.
She said the Government's primary concern was the safety of UK nationals in the former British colony, and urged ex-pats in Harare to stay "safely at home" until the situation became clearer.
According to Zimbabwe's military, it has placed President Robert Mugabe under house arrest in the capital Harare.
Fastjet is planning to introduce a new route between Harare and Lusaka before year-end, with an aim to expand its network.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Zimbabwean Ambassador to Iran Nicholas Dlamini Kitikiti underlined that there are sufficient capacities for the broadening of mutual cooperation between Harare and Tehran.
South Sudan's director for International Organisations, Ambassador John Andruga Duku (left) is welcomed at Harare International Airport by Zimbabwe Department of Immigration principal director Clemence Masango (right) and director of immigration Stephen Museki (New Day photo)
After successfully completing a study on the project over the last six years, Penspen will provide its services at three separate sites, Feruka, Wilton and Harare.