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Government  ‘uncomfortable’  with Zuma meeting Qatar emir
Government  ‘uncomfortable’  with Zuma meeting Qatar emir
Diplomatic relations between South Africa and Qatar are strained following a decision by the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, to...
DD must tell Putin the deal’s off
DD must tell Putin the deal’s off
South African Deputy President David Mabuza’s trip to Russia this week was not only to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries...
Sisulu warns about threat of nuclear war between world's major powers
Sisulu warns about threat of nuclear war between world's major powers
Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu has warned about the possibility of nuclear confrontation between the world's...
Dirco 'deeply concerned' by US pulling out of Iran nuke deal
Dirco 'deeply concerned' by US pulling out of Iran nuke deal
South African companies, including MTN, are bracing themselves for a new wave of sanctions after the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear...
Dirco confirms arrest of SA businessman in Dubai after Gupta video
Dirco confirms arrest of SA businessman in Dubai after Gupta video
The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) on Wednesday said it had received confirmation from the South African Consulate...
US embassy insists it consulted with SA government before issuing terror alert
US embassy insists it consulted with SA government before issuing terror alert
The United States embassy in Pretoria insisted on Wednesday that it had consulted with the South African government before issuing a terror alert on...
Van Rooyen - Dubai trip was 'private'
Van Rooyen - Dubai trip was 'private'
Before he became minister, Des van Rooyen didn’t have enough money to stay in Dubai for a week, but he had enough to fork out for a quick return...
Tutu lambasts 'lickspittle' government over Dalai Lama visa
Tutu lambasts 'lickspittle' government over Dalai Lama visa
Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Wednesday criticised the government for refusing a visa to Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.
Dalai Lama cancels trip to SA
Dalai Lama cancels trip to SA
"The [department] has received written confirmation from the office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in India indicating that His Holiness has...
Dalai Lama visa application undergoing 'due process' - Dirco
Dalai Lama visa application undergoing 'due process' - Dirco
The department of international relations and co-operation (Dirco) has confirmed it has received a visa application from the Dalai Lama. The...
SA government confirms Dalai Lama's visa application
SA government confirms Dalai Lama's visa application
The international relations department on Thursday confirmed that Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama made a visa application in India for...

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