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Johannesburg mayor Mashaba suspends counsellor Phalatse over pro-Israel comments

JOHANNESBURG, June 12 – Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has suspended Democratic Alliance counsellor Mpho Phalatse, a member of Johannesburg’s mayoral committee (MMC), after she expressed solidarity for Israel on behalf of the city without consulting or approval from the party, federal leader of the DA’s student organisation Yusuf Cassim told the African News Agency on Tuesday. “I […]