Actons against Xenophobia in KZN: Support and crisis watch set up

2008-05-27 00:00

A KwaZulu-Natal crisis watch and support network for refugees affected by the outbreak of xenophobic violence was set up by churches and NGOs at a meeting held in the city on Monday.

Samson Makabaru, chairman of the Pietermaritzburg Refugees’ Association and co-ordinator of the xenophobia response initiative, said most of the people have fled violence in their home countries and their past traumas exacerbated their fear and current trauma. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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