Can South Africa’s president-in-waiting fight apartheid in Israel?

The next president of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, is a potentially pivotal global ally to the Palestinian struggle. And as the powerful former trade union boss and multi-millionaire readies to assume the highest office in the wake of the disgraced Jacob Zuma, it’s expected pressure will escalate on him to downgrade the country’s embassy in Tel Aviv.
This is after his party, the African National Congress (ANC), took a non-reversible policy decision at its key national conference in December to subdue its mission to a liaison office.Their decision came not long after the United States’ declaration, that it intended to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
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