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2021 South Africa Special Weapons News

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  • South Africa's Coal Energy Sector Under Mounting Pressure VOA 30 Sep 2021 -- Coal provides more than 75% of South Africa's energy supply, but in the wake of global warming, pressure is mounting for that to change. Protests were seen across the country last week and now a proposed Chinese-backed coal power plant may be scrapped.
  • South Africans Want Their Country Off Britain's COVID Travel 'Red List' VOA 24 Sep 2021 -- Britain is gradually easing COVID-19 travel restrictions among African countries on its so-called red list at highest risk of spreading coronavirus. However, South Africa remains on the list, despite a decline in infections. The status is taking a toll on South African tourism and people wanting to visit their families in Britain.







  • As COVID-19 Epicenter, South Africa to Receive 41 Million Vaccine Doses VOA 31 Mar 2021 -- The coronavirus vaccine is coming, with South Africa expecting to conclude negotiations in upcoming weeks to vaccinate 41 million people, and the next stage of vaccinations to begin in May, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced late Tuesday.
  • S. Africa on track with vaccination campaign: minister People's Daily 26 Mar 2021 -- South Africa is on track with its national vaccination campaign, a senior official said on Thursday.
  • South Africa's Beloved Zulu Monarch Dies VOA 12 Mar 2021 -- King Goodwill Zwelithini, monarch of South Africa's large amaZulu ethnic group, has died, ending his five-decade reign through the darkest years of the racist apartheid system, the democratization of the 1990s, and the ups and downs of modern South Africa.



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