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Friday, April 17, 2015

Kenya ready to evacuate citizens from South Africa

(Medeshi)- Kenya has joined Mozambique, Malawi and Somalia in expressing its readiness to evacuate its citizens from South Africa if the on-going xenophobic attacks are affecting them.

The attacks on foreigners are making international headlines, with the United Nations saying it will issue an urgent statement.
Kenya's Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed says Nairobi is closely monitoring the situation.
Meanwhile, several cars are reported to have been set alight in Jeppestown. A number of shops have been looted and vandalised in the Johannesburg CBD where there is a strong police presence.
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