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Following chaotic scenes during the state of the nation address, South African President Jacob Zuma has strongly defended his leadership. The embattled leader declared that the country was still on the right path.
International politicians and ordinary citizens gathered to pay their respects to the sixth president of the Federal Republic of Germany, who died at the age of 94. Richard von Weizsäcker was given a state funeral February 11 in Berlin. The former head of state will be remembered for his role in helping Germany confront its Nazi past, and for presiding over German reunification.
The chaos that descended on South Africa's parliament during the State of the Nation address does not augur well for the country's democracy. It is time for President Zuma to take action, says Daniel Pelz.
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