Foreign shop owner set alight in South Africa


Foreign shop owner set alight in South Africa

ZILLAS NETWORK

Nine arrested in Johannesburg suburb as
xenophobic attacks on foreigners sweep
Rainbow Nation.

image

Foreign nationals, specifically African migrants,
have endured a series of attacks across South
Africa over the past decade [Getty]

The real issue, is that xenophobia
goes against the idea of the
‘Rainbow Nation’ and that South
Africa is progressive and they
wouldn’t want to hurt that narrative
Hamadziripi Tamukamoyo, Researcher at
ISS
Police in South Africa say nine people have
been arrested after a foreigner was set alight
outside Johannesburg, the latest in a string of
xenophobic attacks in the country.

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