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ANC Youth League calls on SA government to cut all ties with Israel

JOHANNESBURG, May 16 – The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) on Wednesday called on the ANC-led government to cuts all diplomatic ties with Israel. ANCYL spokesperson Mlondi Mkhize said they condemned the dastardly attacks, injuries and killings of Palestinians by the apartheid Israel forces and called on the youth of South Africa to stand […]

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Palestinians praise South Africa for solidarity in recalling ambassador from Israel

OHANNESBURG, MAY 15 (ANA) – The Palestinians have praised the position of the government of South Africa, which withdrew its ambassador to Israel after the bloody carnage in Gaza on Monday, South Africa’s Council of International Relations said on Tuesday. Sixty Palestinians were killed, including 7 children and more than 2,400 injured by Israeli soldiers […]

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SA trade union federation demands permanent withdrawal of Ambassador to Israel

JOHANNESBURG, May 15 (ANA) – The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu ) on Tuesday congratulated the government for withdrawing its ambassador to Israel, saying that this withdrawal must be made final and permanent. Late on Monday, the South African government announced that it was withdrawing its representative in Israel, Ambassador Sisa Ngombane, “given the indiscriminate and gravity […]

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SA recalls Ambassador to Israel, urges Israeli forces to withdraw from Gaza

PRETORIA,  May 15 (ANA) – The South African government on Monday, withdrew its representative in Israel after the deadly attacks in which Israeli forces killed at least 41 Palestinians along the Gaza border. “Given the indiscriminate and grave manner of the latest Israeli attack, the South African government has taken a decision to recall Ambassador Sisa Ngombane […]

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Hamas welcomes SA embassy downgrade resolution

JOHANNESBURG, December 21 – The Islamic Resistance Movement (HAMAS) has welcomed the resolution adopted at the 54th National Conference of the African National Congress, which calls for the downgrading of South Africa’s diplomatic relations with Israel. The final declaration of the conference said: “Delegates endorsed the proposal that we must give practical support to the […]

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ANC condemns Trump recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

JOHANNESBURG, December 8 – The African National Congress (ANC) has strongly condemned the decision by the US Administration to officially recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In a Friday press statement, the ANC said: “This blatantly provocative move severely undermines the spirit of multilateralism and is a significant setback to a fragile and already […]