South Africa: Government enforces eviction of illegal settlements

Long after the end of apartheid in South Africa, people are still facing state-sponsored evictions. Across the country, authorities are destroying shacks that were built because of a lack of available housing.

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    Long after the end of apartheid in South Africa, people are still facing state-sponsored evictions.

    Across the country, authorities are destroying shacks that were built because of a lack of available housing.

    Al Jazeera's Malcolm Webb reports from Ekurhuleni.


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