On 14 June 2005, the then president, Thabo Mbeki, stood in front of parliament facing the glares of some of his most powerful detractors and announced that it would be best to relieve his deputy, Jacob Zuma, of his responsibilities. Mbeki fired Zuma after he was charged with corruption, fraud, racketeering and money laundering relating to the 1999 arms deal.
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