South African President Thabo Mbeki on a visit to Washington DC in 2001.
South African President Thabo Mbeki on a visit to Washington DC in 2001. Chuck Kennedy / MCT
South African President Thabo Mbeki on a visit to Washington DC in 2001. Chuck Kennedy / MCT

South African President Mbeki is leaving office on a sour note

July 23, 2008 5:00 PM