It's one thing to focus on SA's long-term prospects. Be careful not to miss the forest for the trees. But what's to be done when the forest suddenly goes up in flames? asks Ron Derby.
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Dirco says no South Africans among the more than 300 people killed in Mogadishu, Zim seems to be preparing for "VP" Grace Mugabe and YouTube lifts its ban on reed dance clips.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says he doesn't want to lead a party of thieves, and alleged anti-xenophobic protesters have attacked offices of an SA company in Nigeria.
In today's news headlines: government says the Dalai Lama purposefully cancelled his visit to SA before a Visa could be issued, the South African mom accused of killing her three children in the UK will appear in court and hunger now threatens those dealing with Ebola in West Africa.
President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Russia and is undertaking a working visit, the department of International Relations and Co-operation says.
The South African government has condemned a terrorist attack in China in which 29 people died at the weekend.
The Department of International Relations and Co-operation says no South Africans are among the more than 300 people killed in a terror attack on the Somali capital Mogadishu.
South Africa's representative to the United Nations Kingsley Mamabolo has met with the General Assembly for talks in New York, the Department of International Relations says.
A visa application by the Dalai Lama for South Africa is still being processed and has therefore not been denied as has been reported, says the international relations and co-operation department.
President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on the formation of the state's government of national consensus, the international relations department says.
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