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We needed arms purchases, insists navy

A Navy witness says SA needed arms because history had "seen the consequences of WW2" when Europe's navies were "caught unprepared" when war erupted.

Terrorism, cyberwarfare eyed in UK defence strategy

Terrorism and cyberwarfare will probably top a list of possible threats to Britain next week as the government seeks to justify major defence cuts.

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Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister ‘a life-long champion of freedom and democracy’

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