S.Africa says disorder culprits sought ‘insurrection’


Ramaphosa has expressed fears of a disruption to supply chains including energy, food and the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday said those behind a week-long spree of violence and pillaging that has shocked South Africa sought a “popular insurrection”, as the unrest death toll reached 212.

“Those behind these acts have sought to provoke a popular insurrection amongst our people,” he said.

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Publish date : 2021-07-16 19:31:48

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