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Ryanair forces South Africans to prove nationality with Afrikaans test

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Ryanair is requiring South African passengers to prove their nationality before travelling by completing a test in Afrikaans, a language used by just by 12% of the population that has long been identified with apartheid and the white minority.
26 days ago·London, United Kingdom

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Times of India

ryanair: Ryanair forces South Africans to prove nationality with Afrikaans test

Rest of World News: DUBLIN/JOHANNESBURG - Ryanair is requiring South African passengers to prove their nationality before travelling by completing a test in Afrikaans, a .

26 days ago·Mumbai, India
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BBC News

Ryanair Afrikaans test: South African fury over language quiz

Many black South Africans associate the Afrikaans language with white-minority rule.

26 days ago·United Kingdom
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Reuters

Ryanair forces South Africans to prove nationality with Afrikaans test

Ryanair is requiring South African passengers to prove their nationality before travelling by completing a test in Afrikaans, a language used by just 12% of the population that has long been identified with apartheid and the white minority.

26 days ago·United Kingdom
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The Guardian

Ryanair forces South Africans to do Afrikaans test to prove nationality

Airline accused of discrimination after it introduces test due to ‘high prevalence of fraudulent passports’

26 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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NDTV

Ryanair Imposes Language Test On South Africans To Prove Nationality

Irish airline Ryanair had started forcing UK-bound travelers with a South African passport to take a test in Afrikaans. The South African government said it is taken aback by the airline's decision and termed it "backward profiling system."

25 days ago·New Delhi, India
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The Independent

Ryanair forces South African passengers to complete quiz in Afrikaans

‘It’s very discriminatory to a whole host of South Africans who don’t speak Afrikaans,’ says traveller

25 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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