A school pupil in Yeoville, Johannesburg
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Xenophobia in South Africa: Children's views

In South Africa, the xenophobic attacks of the past few weeks forced some schools to close temporarily.

The situation has now calmed down and the army has been deployed in some parts of the country. But some children still live in fear.

The BBC's Sophie Ribstein visited a school in Yeoville, Johannesburg, which caters mainly for children of asylum seekers and refugees.

  • 23 Apr 2015
  • From the section Africa
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