Protest action, consulate of the United States of America
14 February 2018
The South African Communist Party Central Committee members, Solly Mapaila, First Deputy General Secretary; Chris Matlhako, Second Deputy General Secretary; Charles Setsubi; Jenny Schreiner; Reneva Fourie; and Frans Baleni, will participate in a protest action to take place at the consulate of the United States of America:
Date: Thursday, 15 February 2018
Street address: Corner Rivonia Road and Sandton Drive, Sandton, Johannesburg
Starting time: 10:00am
The purpose of the protest action is to actively denounce the unacceptable and bloodthirsty unilateral decision taken by the United States President Donald Trump altering the status of Jerusalem and recognising it as the capital of Israel. A memorandum of demands among others demanding that Trump rescind the decision with immediate effect will be delivered to the consulate to present to him.
The protest action is supported by Alliance Partners; the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel; the Friends of Cuba Society; the Swaziland Solidarity Network; the Zimbabwe Communist Party, and the Young Communist League of South Africa.
Keynote speaker: Solly Mapaila, SACP First Deputy General Secretary
Leaders representing the participating organisations will address the event.
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