Trump Wants Pompeo to Study ‘Killing of Farmers’ in South Africa

“Nobody is disputing that people living and working on farms and small holdings are the victims of violent and often brutal attacks and murders,” said Kate Wilkinson, a senior researcher Africa Check. “What is disputed is whether they face an elevated risk versus average South Africans.”

Has the government changed the Constitution?

Not yet.

During Wednesday’s broadcast, Mr. Carlson said Mr. Ramaphosa had started “seizing land from his own citizens without compensation because they are the wrong skin color.” But Mr. Ramaphosa’s announcement requires a parliamentary motion, and with the A.N.C.’s majority and support from other parties, it is sure to pass.

South Africa’s Constitution already allows for land expropriation below market value, “perhaps even at zero value,” noted…

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