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  אב 9, 5774 , 05/08/14

South African President Criticizes Israel Over Gaza

South African President Jacob Zuma voiced outrage Monday over civilian deaths in Israel's campaign in Gaza but distanced himself from calls to expel the Israeli ambassador, AFP reported.

"We are outraged by the killing of civilians by Israel, some in United Nations shelters," Zuma was quoted as having told a news conference in Washington where he was attending a U.S.-Africa summit.

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