DA to Ramaphosa: ‘Tell us how many SA soldiers were deployed to Mozambique’

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The SA government has deployed troops to Mozambique.
The SA government has deployed troops to Mozambique.
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The DA has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to come clean on the deployment of South African soldiers to Mozambique's violence-stricken Cabo Delgado region.

According to the DA, its sources have told them that 1 495 soldiers had been deployed to the oil-rich region as part of the Southern African Development Community's (SADC) Standby Force last Monday.

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