South Africa Faces Serious Decision
Publish Date: July 19, 2023 - 5:00 am
Should they or should they not arrest Russian president Vladimir Putin? South Africa has invited the Russian president to a summit in August, but there is a problem. If Mr. Putin leaves Russian soil, he is subject to an international Criminal Court arrest warrant leaving South Africa with a dilemma. Being an ICC signatory they are obligated to assist in his arrest, but they were warned by Putin that any attempt of such an arrest would be a declaration of war.