Sydney Kaye should note that human rights abuses, whenever and wherever they occur, will touch a nerve with human rights campaigners (“Double standards, as always (https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/opinion/letters/2019-08-16-letter-double-standards-as-always/)”, August 16).

Thus we not only oppose the illegal Indian annexation of Kashmir or the Zionist appropriation of historical Palestine, Shebaa Farms and Golan Heights, but also the questionable US occupation of Guantanamo Bay, the Moroccan colonisation of Western Sahara, the Chinese invasion and takeover of Tibet, and the British refusal to return the Chagos Archipelago to the Chagossians.

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, ProfileData financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now