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Global rights watchdog slams SA government for ‘robbing foreigners of their lives’

As xenophobia rises, SA officials are targeting foreigners and children are being attacked by classmates

Senior reporter

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has released a scathing report on xenophobia in SA.

It reveals that the number of foreigners killed in a wave of deadly violence last year was under recorded, with attacks also occurring in schools.

Titled “They Have Robbed Me of My Life”, the report’s authors documented xenophobia between March 2019 and March 2020...

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