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Azad Essa and Khadija Patel

Xenophobia Attacks

No place like home: Xenophobia in South Africa

It's the problem that just won't go away - attacks on foreigners in South Africa. Here, we get all sides of the story.

News

South Africa to investigate ISIL recruitment

Probe announced after Al Jazeera revealed that at least 23 South Africans joined the armed group in Syria and Iraq.

Human Rights

Church housing refugees raided by S African police

At least 400 foreign nationals arrested in Johannesburg in joint operation described as a "crime-prevention clean-up".

Human Rights

Foreigners targeted in massive police raid in S Africa

Scores of undocumented people arrested in stop-and-search mission in Johannesburg in bid to end anti-immigration unrest.

Politics

South Africa and Nigeria spar over xenophobic violence

South Africa describes move by Nigeria to recall envoys over violence against migrants "unfortunate and regrettable".

Africa

South Africa winds up relief camp for foreign nationals

Municipal officials say move to shut down Johannesburg shelter made on basis of safety assurances from local leaders.

Politics

Outrage after S African minister denied entry to Israel

South Africa demands explanation from Tel Aviv after minister is denied visa to visit Israel for diplomatic work.

Africa

South Africans denounce xenophobia in massive march

Crowds denouncing xenophobia pass through Johannesburg neighbourhoods housing immigrants targeted in deadly attacks.

Xenophobia Attacks

No place like home: Xenophobia in South Africa

It's the problem that just won't go away - attacks on foreigners in South Africa. Here, we get all sides of the story.

Human Rights

Foreigners in S Africa fearful after xenophobic attacks

Congolese nationals forced to seek respite at police station in latest attack on foreign nationals in South Africa.

Human Rights

Foreign shop owner set alight in South Africa

Nine arrested in Johannesburg suburb as xenophobic attacks on foreigners sweep Rainbow Nation.