Foreigners in South Africa Say Xenophobic Attacks a Daily Danger

Violent attacks on foreign residents have grabbed headlines in South Africa in recent years, with graphic scenes of looting and angry, anti-immigrant protests dominating coverage. But foreign residents of the Rainbow Nation say the headlines obscure a sobering fact: Xenophobic violence never has really gone away here. VOA’s Anita Powell spent time with members of Johannesburg’s Somali community to learn more.

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