Ramaphosa what is your stance on Ukraine and Russia issue? SA reacts on social media

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South Africans have reacted to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on social media, with some asking President Cyril Ramaphosa what his stance is on the conflict and others calling for him not to interfere.

This comes after Russian President Vladimir Putin authorised a special military operation in Eastern parts of Ukraine on Thursday.

On Wednesday, the Department of International Relations in a statement said that the South African Government is concerned about the ongoing tensions at the Ukraine and Russia border, ‘a situation if allowed to further deteriorate, could have regional and global ramifications.’

Twitter users say Ramaphosa is silent on the conflict.

Some users called on Ramaphosa not to interfere and stay out of the conflict.

On Vladimir Putin’s actions.

South Africans concerned about the situation.

Some took time to come up with lighter comments.