Somaliland: Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa Leave Communities in Fear


Somali foreign nationals walk through a damaged camp site at a temporary refugees camp in Soetwater after a spate of xenophobic violence in 2008

Somalilandsun – Foreigners living in South Africa are once again being subjected to xenophobic attacks in townships across the country. Mobs have brazenly looted stores owned by foreigners from Somalia and Bangladesh, among others, in daylight. Continue reading