Friday, May 12, 2023

South Africa Reportedly Provided Arms for Russia in December to fight Ukraine

 The Associated Press published on 11 May 2023 an article titled "US Ambassador Accuses South Africa of Providing Weapons, Ammo to Russia" by Gerald Imray and Michael Biesecker.  

The US ambassador to South Africa recently charged that in December 2022 South Africa provided weapons and ammunition to Russia in support of its invasion of Ukraine.  South Africa has not denied the charge, said an investigation was launched, and criticized the American ambassador for going public.