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Saturday 2 August 2014 07:01
President Jacob Zuma's special envoys on the Middle East will attend an emergency meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement Committee in Tehran on Monday.
Saturday 2 August 2014 06:37
The United Nations’political chief, Ban Ki Moon, has suggested that efforts at durable peace in Gaza have been severely diminished after violations of a 72 hour ceasefire.
Friday 1 August 2014 18:58
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned on Friday the reported violation by Islamist Hamas militants of a 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza.
Friday 1 August 2014 18:24
The U.S. Senate unanimously passed legislation on Friday to provide $225 million in emergency funding for Israel's "Iron Dome" missile defence system.
Friday 1 August 2014 16:38
Israel declared a Gaza ceasefire over on Friday, saying Hamas militants breached the truce soon after it came in effect and apparently captured an Israeli officer while killing two other soldiers.
Friday 1 August 2014 15:13
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah criticised on Friday international inaction over Israel's offensive in Gaza
Friday 1 August 2014 14:35
South Africa has called for a permanent and unconditional truce in Gaza.
Friday 1 August 2014 12:33
A Gaza ceasefire crumbled only hours after it began on Friday, with at least 40 Palestinians killed by Israeli shelling, and Israel accusing militants of violating the US- and UN-brokered truce.
Friday 1 August 2014 07:45
A US aid worker who was infected with the deadly Ebola virus while working in West Africa will be flown to the United States to be treated in a high-security ward at Emory University Hospital.
Friday 1 August 2014 06:15
The UN humanitarian relief agency working with Palestinians in Gaza has informed the Security Council that conditions are increasingly dire for the hundreds of thousands of Palestinians.
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The Rivonia Trial, during which ten leaders of the ANC were tried for 221 acts of sabotage, took place between 1963 and 1964. The trialists were arrested at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia, Jhb.
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