Asy­lum-seek­ers protest

The Star Early Edition - - NEWS -

PO­LICE were mon­i­tor­ing a protest at the Cus­toms House build­ing in Cape Town yes­ter­day. “About 1 000 for­eign cit­i­zens gath­ered at the build­ing this morn­ing and started fight­ing among them­selves,” said Lieu­tenant-Colonel An­dré Traut. The sit­u­a­tion was later sta­bilised, he added. Cus­toms House is a re­gional Home Af­fairs build­ing deal­ing with asy­lum-seeker and refugee ap­pli­ca­tions. – Sapa

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