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  • South African Jewish board lodges complaint against government minister

    March 14, 2013 | 8:39 am

    The South African Jewish Board of Deputies lodged a complaint with the country's Human Rights Commission over ''inflammatory remarks'' made by Deputy Foreign Minister Marius Fransman.

    In a radio interview last month, Fransman claimed that Jewish businessmen in the Western Cape...

  • South African government minister accused of scapegoating Israel

    June 13, 2012 | 2:43 pm

    South Africa’s Zionist federation accused the country’s deputy minister of foreign affairs, Marius Fransman, of scapegoating Israel in a pro-Palestinian speech.

    David Hersch, head of the Cape Town South African Israel Public Affairs Committee, accused Fransman of ‘‘using Israel as a...