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17 Jul 2015
 
 
YCL SA: Revolutionary Eid Mubarak to all Muslims
STATEMENT
The Young Communist League of South Africa [uFasimba] wishes all South African Muslims and others throughout the world a joyous Eid al Fitr. This feast and celebration comes at the end of a month...
 
 
16 Jul 2015
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – July 16, 2015
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Making headlines: Suspended Eskom executives are cleared of any wrongdoing. At least 2 700 migrants were rescued at sea near Libya. And, Eskom acting CEO Brian Molefe say Africa is capable of...
 
 
15 Jul 2015
 
Deputy President negotiating release of detained S Africans
DETAINEES
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who is in China for an official visit, has taken the opportunity to get clarity on the South Africans being detained in Inner Mongolia. “We remained seized …the...
 
 
14 Jul 2015
 
Africa’s border disputes are set to rise – but there are ways to stop them
THE CONVERSATION
African national borders are afflicted by a multitude of troubles that straddle villages and communities. These can include military skirmishes, cattle rustling, terrorism, secessionist movements,...
 
 
09 Jul 2015
 
Syrian refugee numbers pass 4m mark
REFUGEE
The intensifying Syrian crisis has pushed the number of refugees fleeing the country above 4-million, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said on Thursday in Geneva. The number has increased by 1-million...
 
 
07 Jul 2015
 
Has Egypt's judiciary become the new Theatre of the Absurd?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
The recent death sentence passed down on former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, along with 106 others, is far from being the only politically motivated conviction made by the Egyptian courts....
 
 
 
 
Whispers from the depths: The Kariba story
AUTHOR INTERVIEW
Whispers from the Depths, written by Liz Wickins and Mike Wickins, is the story of the building of Kariba dam in the mid-1950s, but it focuses as much, if not more, on the significant consequences...
 
 
25th AU Summit: Political Risk and FDI in Africa
SOUTH AFRICAN INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
The signing of the Tripartite Free Trade Agreement (TFTA) two weeks ago in Egypt between three of Africa’s major economic blocs COMESA, the EAC and SADC is an important development for...
 
 
06 Jul 2015
 
African countries must collaborate in defence sector
DEFENCE
African countries should cooperate more in defence, including defence technology and the defence industry, in order to strengthen the continent's sovereignty, peace and development. So argued South...
 
 
01 Jul 2015
 
Why the AU needs to get policing right
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
While the role of police in peace support operations used to be limited to tasks of monitoring and observing, it has changed to encompass complex and substantive roles. These include helping to...
 
 
24 Jun 2015
 
FDI into SA fell in 2014, but country remained biggest African recipient
INVESTMENT
Foreign direct investment (FDI) flows to South Africa fell by over 31% last year to $5.72-billion, from $8.3-billion in 2013, the latest World Investment Report (WIR 2015) shows. The decline in...
 
 
Rapid response an elusive political project?
South African Institute of International Affairs
At the conclusion of the 25th African Union summit last week, African leaders committed again to fully operationalise an African Standby Force by December this year. The ASF has been ten years in...
 
 
22 Jun 2015
 
LRC: Our emails were intercepted by British Intelligence
STATEMENT
In a rul­ing handed down today by the Inves­ti­ga­tory Pow­ers Tri­bunal (IPT) in the United King­dom, the IPT has con­firmed that the com­mu­ni­ca­tions of the Legal Resources Cen­tre have been...
 
 
18 Jun 2015
 
What does Pretoria stand to gain from welcoming Bashir?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Whether South Africa really had to make the stark choice this week between honouring its international and domestic legal obligations on the one side, and fulfilling its commitments to Africa on...
 
 
17 Jun 2015
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – June 17, 2015
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Making headlines: The United Nations denies that peacekeepers were held hostage as Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir left South Africa. An Egyptian court sentences President Mohamed Mursi and other...
 
 
 
                       
 
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