Will South Africa Quit the ICC Over Putin Arrest Warrant and BRICS Summit?
The 15th BRICS summit is scheduled to take place in Durban, South Africa on August 24, and the South African government has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to participate. Will South Africa ignore the International Criminal Court’s arrest warrant for President Putin?
Tsakani Shiviti, an ANCYL Provincial Treasurer & African Youth Clubs South African Chairperson, discusses the upcoming summit and the ICC’s motives behind issuing the Putin warrant.
Rania Khalek is a Middle East-based journalist for Breakthrough News. . Her journalism has appeared at The Grayzone, Jacobin, The Nation, The Intercept, FAIR, Vice, The Electronic Intifada, Al Jazeera and more. .