Long queues at Zimbabwe's bank
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Cash crunch bites in Zimbabwe

Some banks in Zimbabwe run out of money, leaving customers unable to do their Christmas shopping.

Some banks in Zimbabwe are running short of money and limiting withdrawals.

The crisis has had a domino effect with retail shops reporting a significant drop in business in the run-up to Christmas.

Thousands are staring at a bleak festive season after failing to access cash at the banks.

BBC Africa's Brian Hungwe reports from Harare.

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  • 24 Dec
  • From the section Africa