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South Africa Spat Sparks Debate Over Foreign Aid in Britaini
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May 03, 2013 6:42 PM
South Africa has criticized Britain's announcement that it will cut aid payments by 2015. The row has sparked a debate over whether foreign aid should be given to rapidly developing countries, at a time of austerity at home. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.

South Africa Spat Sparks Debate Over Foreign Aid in Britain

Published May 03, 2013

South Africa has criticized Britain's announcement that it will cut aid payments by 2015. The row has sparked a debate over whether foreign aid should be given to rapidly developing countries, at a time of austerity at home. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.


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