“It is clearer than ever that the occupation is not temporary, and there is not the political will in the Israeli government to bring about its end.”
Congolese refugee Azuri Muhuli uses painting to tell the stories of immigrants who have suffered xenophobic violence.
The number of vaccinations is far below the number of vaccine doses in the country. The available vaccines need to be used urgently.
The death rate was 48% compared to the global average of 32%.
“We recognise apartheid when see it” say South African Jews.
Large Palestinian solidarity march held in Cape Town.
Protesters demand South Africa boycott, divest and impose sanctions on Israel. About 300 people marched to Parliament on Tuesday afternoon to protest against the recent deadly Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip.
“Extraordinary times … call for extraordinary measures”, said Katherine Tai, the US Trade Representative, last week as she announced that the Biden administration supports waiving “IP protections on Covid-19 vaccines to help end the pandemic”.
Many health professionals are battling to cope emotionally with the surge in Covid-19 cases.