Twitter users mobilise to get supplies to UWC students - as it happened

2015-10-22 23:30

Twitter users have rallied to get much needed supplies to protesting UWC students.

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Legal respresentation has arrived at UWC and they say they have opened a case against the police.

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15 students have been arrested at UFS for public violence, gatherings act and the road traffic act.

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Police use water cannon against UWC students

WATCH: Police use water cannon against UWC students

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Police have used force on occasion inside the university gates - UWC SRC president

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Students are now singing struggle songs outside the residencies and police keep moving in time after time to disperse the students, but students are refusing to stop the protest.

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UWC SRC president has said that none of the students were harmed during the police shooting of stun grenades.

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Tear gas

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"We were sitting down on the street when they told us we had to move. We refused and then they just started using water cannons. We were peaceful, I don't understand why they are treating us like this."

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