Efforts to End Rampant Gang Violence in Cape Town

VOA News
VOA News
Publication Date:
30 April 2018
South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. But something you're unlikely to see in tourist ads is the fact that it is also one of the most dangerous places in the world.  VOA's Haydé Adams FitzPatrick went inside some of the city's gang-infested neighborhoods and files this report.


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