Is Xenophobia Resurfacing in South Africa?The government has condemned the looting of shops belonging to foreign nationals in some townships in Johannesburg. In the most recent incident two men were allegedly killed by a Somali shop owner during an altercation.
Hunting for foreigners. Xenophobix violence South Africa.
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- 27 May 2013
Police are still on high alert in Diepsloot, northern Johannesburg, after the arrest of a Somali shopkeeper who is allegedly behind the deaths of two ... see more »
South Africa: 45 Held for Diepsloot Violence
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South Africa: Diepsloot Quiet After Shop Shooting
SAPA, 27 May 2013
No complaints of intimidation have been reported to Diepsloot police on Monday after a shop owner shot dead two alleged robbers at the weekend, said police. Read more »