Pretoria – Member of Parliament and the grandson of former president Nelson Mandela, Nkosi Zwelivelile Mandla Mandela, chief of the Mvezo Traditional Council, on Friday called on Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng to retract his statements expressing his apparent support for “apartheid Israel”.
… Mandela said the statements by the chief justice have done South Africa’s standing in the international community “a great disservice and detracted from our principled stand against apartheid Israel’s genocide and ethnic cleansing against the Palestinian people”.
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“For decades Apartheid Israel has acted with impunity and in violation of international law. In full view of the international community it has committed acts of genocide and terrorised children, women and innocent Palestinian citizens,” said Chief Mandla Mandela.
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan denounced a “genocide” in the Gaza Strip as he declared three days of mourning in Turkey over the Israeli killings of dozens of Palestinian protesters.
Separately, a government spokesman said Turkey was recalling its ambassadors to Tel Aviv and Washington.
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