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South Africa Reverses Decision To Charge Miners For Murder Of Colleagues Shot By Police

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2012 | World

By Ed Stoddard JOHANNESBURG, Sept 2 (Reuters) - South African prosecutors provisionally withdrew murder charges on Sunday against 270 miners who ha...

South African Miners Demand Higher Wages After Police Shootout

AP | THOMAS PHAKANE and MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 08.22.2012 | World

MARIKANA, South Africa -- South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday told striking miners the nation's leaders are mourning with them but he refu...

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...

Police Clash With Ruling Party's Youth League In South Africa

AP | MICHELLE FAUL | Posted 10.30.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG — Violent protests Tuesday by supporters of South Africa's firebrand youth leader are the latest political salvo in a power struggl...

Police Probe Racially Charged Facebook Photo

AP | Posted 10.28.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG — South African police are investigating an image posted on Facebook of a white man with a hunting rifle and a big grin kneeling in...

Police Shoot Dead Three-Year-Old In South Africa For Allegedly Holding Pipes

Guardian | David Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Police in South Africa have allegedly shot dead a three-year-old boy because they mistook a metal pipe he was holding for a gun....

Fikile Mbalula, SA Minister, Tells Police To "Shoot The Bastards", Days After 3-Year-Old Shot

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

South Africa's deputy police minister has stood by his force's tough, shoot-to-kill policy, days after a three-year-old boy was shot dead by officers....