Israel presented counter arguments against South Africa’s genocide case against Israel at the World Court on Friday.
Israel accused South Africa
of distorting the truth when it laid out its
defence against charges of genocide at the International Court of
Justice in The Hague on Friday. Israel argued that it is defending itself
in a war it did not start nor want, and that it was taking steps
to seeks to minimise civilian harm in Gaza. Catch up on the second day of proceedings here.
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande
has denied reports that he is lobbying for increases to university fees and
student residences. The Department of Higher Education said university
councils, not the minister, were authorised to determine fees in
accordance with the Higher Education Act.
When South Africa
hosts the Under-19 Cricket World Cup next week, David
Teeger will not be captain of the national team. Apparent security
concerns have prompted Cricket South Africa (CSA) to relieve
Teeger of the captaincy for the tournament as it
anticipates protests related to the Israel-Hamas conflict.
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