South Africa: Fire and destruction as police intervene in settlement clashes

A service delivery protest in Cape Town’s Mitchells Plain turned violent on Wednesday as police intervened in clashes which had broken out between Siqalo informal settlement residents and Mitchells Plain residents over blocked roads. Clashes began when the two sides started exchanging stones. A vehicle along with a fruit stall and an ATM were set ablaze and police reportedly arrested several... Еще protesters. Siqalo informal settlement residents were protesting over lack of electricity and sanitation services when clashes started to unfold.

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