South Africa's Mine Killings: Police Accused of Planting Weapons

Evidence indicate that an attempt had been made to alter the scene of the Lonmin mine shootings, says the Marikana Commission of Inquiry.

  • South Africa:   Police Accused of Planting Weapons on Miners

    Daily Maverick, 6 November 2012

    On Monday, the Marikana Commission of Inquiry saw photos taken by the police after the 16 August massacre. The photos are taken by different police officers at different times, and… Read more »

Police on the scene at Lonmin platinum mine in Marikana in the North West where ongoing violence resulted in the shooting of a number of people on Thursday, 16 August 2012.