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South Africa Police Shooting

Video Shows South African Police Shooting Miners (WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO)

AP | Posted 01.29.2013 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Cellphone video of last year's massacre by police during a strike outside Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana, South Africa shows one ...

South Africa Mine Protests Spread

AP | CARLEY PETESCH | Posted 11.21.2012 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Strikes in South Africa have spread in the gold mining industry, inspired by an illegal and violent work stoppage that netted wor...

Controversial Politician Calls For Nationwide Mine Strike In South Africa

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 11.11.2012 | World

DRIEFONTEIN, South Africa — In a speech punctuated by the cheers of thousands of miners and the blowing of whistles and vuvuzelas, firebrand pol...

Defense Minister Apologizes For South Africa Mine Shootings

AP | NQOBILE NTSHANGASE and MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 10.21.2012 | World

MARIKANA, South Africa — South Africa's defense minister apologized Tuesday to angry miners who held up plastic packets of bullet casings, the f...

Police Admit To Killing 34

AP | THOMAS PHAKANE and MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 10.17.2012 | World

MARIKANA, South Africa — President Jacob Zuma rushed home from a regional summit Friday and announced an official inquiry into a police shooting...