Zuma arrest sparks unrest in South Africa amid rising hunger and poverty and other stories

Today we look at the crisis in South Africa amid worsening poverty and hunger, the links between the US, Colombia, and the suspects arrested in the assassination of Jovenel Moise, and more

July 13, 2021 by Peoples Dispatch

In today’s episode of the Daily Round-up we look at the unrest in South Africa including reports of widespread looting amid rising hunger and poverty, the situation in Haiti as authorities report the arrests of more suspects linked to the assassination of Jovenel Moïse, the release of documents showing how the administration of Argentine president Mauricio Macri supplied arms and ammunition to the coup regime in Bolivia, and the crackdown on Palestinian activists and Union Work Committees by Israeli forces in the Occupied West Bank.