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Zimbabwe's 'highest ever inflation'


Zimbabwe's inflation is running at over 13 billion per cent per month and may soon have the highest inflation ever recorded.

People have taken to the streets in silent protest against the government amid claims of abductions.

The BBC is prevented form operating freely in Zimbabwe, but Karen Allen has been in the country to see the situation for herself.


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