KHADIJA PATEL SOUTH AFRICA 28 MAY 2013 01:21
On Monday night, foreign-owned stores in Diepsloot were once again looted. Police were deployed to halt the attacks, but fears remain of a further spike in violence against foreign nationals in South Africa. KHADIJA PATEL parsed through some of the literature on the rise of xenophobia in South Africa to place the current surge of violence in context.
Other examples of Ethnic Cleansing in Africa
- Sebokeng’s cocktail of joblessness, drugs and xenophobia in Daily Maverick
- Don't touch us on our xenophobia in Daily Maverick
- On the move: South Africa and migration in Daily Maverick