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Police teargas Amplats protesters

2012-09-19 10:48

Johannesburg - South African police fired teargas on Wednesday at a crowd of protesters in a township near a mine owned by Anglo Platinum [JSE:AMS] near Rustenburg, the company said.

“I can confirm that the Saps (South African Police Service) used teargas to disperse an illegal gathering at Sondela informal settlement,” spokesperson Mpumi Sithole said in an email to Reuters.


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  • gershon.hutchinson - 2012-09-19 12:45

    So it begins

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