Ten years after Mandela passed away, his keffiyeh moment remains a symbol of South African warmth for Palestine.
Nick Dall is a freelance writer based in Cape Town, South Africa. He has written as a journalist about sports, politics, startups and the environment,... and is the co-author of three books about South African history – all published by Penguin Random House.
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