Zimbabwe has been on the recovery path since the formation of the inclusive government. But the West still insists Mugabe, is a stumbling block to full recovery, and should go. His party supporters say he should stay on. Could the stance by the West have hardened Mugabe or his supporters? Or are Mugabe and his supporters just stubborn dictators looking for excuses to hang on and loot the country’s resources as they are often accused? We asked that question eight years ago.