South Africa Refuses to Toe US Line on Russia Ukraine War, Attends Putin’s Security Conference

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South Africa’s finance minister made her country’s stand on the Russia-Ukraine war very clear while hosting US Secy of State Anthony Blinken in Johannesburg. Just a few days later, South Africa’s defence minister is visiting Russia for the 10th Moscow Conference On International Security. The visit comes amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine and as Russian forces occupy the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant. Analysts say South Africa’s Defence Minister Thandi Modise’s Moscow visit shows the country is siding with Russia. Watch the video to know more about South Africa and Russia’s ties.

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