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SA’S IS CRISIS | Ethiopian community lives in fear as IS murders ...

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SA’S IS CRISIS | Ethiopian community lives in fear as IS murders mount

‘We are being deleted by criminals who hide behind Islam,’ they say as anyone who speaks out is in mortal danger

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“We are being deleted slowly but surely, one by one. We speak out, they kill us.”

Ahmed* looks frightened as we sit in the Fordsburg Spur on Friday after morning prayers talking about the Islamic State (IS) and its growing power in SA.

He has every right to be scared. He has survived two apparent assassination attempts — both allegedly because he and his family spoke out against IS...

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