Not Wanted: Somalis in South Africa

Port Elizabeth (KON) - The attacks on Somali-owned shops spread like a wildfire through the townships around Port Elizabeth, a city on South Africa's southeastern coast.
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Not Wanted: Somalis in South Africa

When it was over, more than 100 small businesses mostly run by Somali nationals had been looted, some destroyed by petrol bombs, and their owners driven from the area by rampaging residents.

The scale of the violence over four days in September was unusual, but xenophobic attacks on Somalis and other African migrants in South Africa

Article 21 May 2021 10:14

I read your article on Foreign Policy with keen eyes and interest. While whining from public officials does not deserve response from any sensible citizen of the Republic of Somalia, I felt compelled to counter false narrative with more objective analysis.