Cape Town - President Robert Mugabe has expressed confidence
that Zimbabwe will not be destroyed by Western sanctions, saying the country
will rely on its natural resources and friendly countries for survival.
Speaking at a press conference after the swearing in of
his new cabinet in Harare, the veteran leader acknowledged the impact of the
sanctions on the country's economy, but said Zimbabwe will never
fall, xinhuanet.com reported on Thursday.
Mugabe said the country would find ways to make progress.
Zimbabwe has remained under Western sanctions for more than