Alahednews
english.alahednews.com.lb
Al-Ahed Telegram
Al-Houthi: West Coast Battle Is Enemy’s Quagmire Bibi: Cyber-Attacks Are Grave Aviation Threat, But Field Offers Unimaginable Benefits How Trump & 3 Other US Presidents Protected «Israel’s» Worst-Kept Secret: Its Nuclear Arsenal Imam Khamenei: The Enemy of Humanity Is the Regime That Separates 1000s of Children from Their Mothers Separating Children from Their Families Is Nothing New, US Has Been Doing It for Decades ’Israel’ Strikes 25 Hamas Positions in Gaza Taliban Kill 30 Afghan Soldiers, Take Base South Sudan: Foes Set to Meet in Ethiopia Brexit: Theresa May Faces Showdown with Pro-EU Rebels Al-Khalifa Official to Hebrew Media: Bahrain 1st Gulf State to Form Ties with ’Israel’ Imam #Khamenei: #Iran is facing the oppression of some countries for demanding #justice and calling for #Islam Imam #Khamenei: Some tyrant countries are killing #Yemeni civilians and trying to steal their lifeline seaport #Yemen: #Hudaydah airport, entire coastal area still under control of the #Yemeni Army and Popular Committees #IRGC: #Saudi aggression to be defeated in Al-#Hudaydah and victory is for #Yemen In a surprise visit, #NorthKorean leader #Kim Jong-un arrives in #Beijing #Occupied #Palestine: Dozens of #Israeli settlers storm #Aqsa Mosque, #occupation forces detain Chief of Guards "#Israeli" jets strike 9 targets in #Gaza Fire Hits #Scrapyard in Central #UK, Airport Closed 2 men stabbed to death in mosque in #SouthAfrica 2026 Football #WorldCup will be held in the #US, #Mexico and #Canada after #FIFA voted for the joint bid Wednesday
Guestbook mailinglist.php arabic site french site spanish site facebook twitter rss page
News Categories » NEWS » Africa » More from Africa

Decrease Font Size Increase Font Size  Print Page
South Africa Levels Apartheid Charge at ’Israel’
Local Editor

South Africa accused ‘Israel' of being the world's only apartheid entity, triggering an angry ‘Israeli' reaction.

Apartheid

A South African official said the term formerly used to describe black disenfranchisement in South Africa could now be applied to "Israel" because of its policies toward the Palestinians and other non-Jews.

Stressing that "Israel" is the only side in the world that can be called an apartheid entity, diplomat Clinton Swemmer said: "We remain deeply concerned at the denial of the right of self-determination to the Palestinian people, in the absence of which no other human right can be exercised or enjoyed."

Swemmer, a political counselor at Pretoria's mission to international organizations in Geneva, made five recommendations to the Zionist regime on how to "improve its human rights record", including halting all settlement construction, intensifying efforts "to address racism against Africans in ‘Israel'," desisting from "abusing human rights defenders" and ceasing "the arbitrary detention of children."

Meanwhile, "Israeli" diplomat Yoel Mester responded to Swemmer in the council, accusing him of using inappropriate language.

Source: News Agencies, Edited by website team

 

25-01-2018 | 14:03


Name
E-Mail
Comment Title
Comment
Human Verification


News Coverage

Related News

Search
To Top