2008-07-24 00:00

It is a sad commentary on the recent acts of xenophobic violence in this country that over half of those accommodated temporarily at the Glenanda refugee camp in Johannesburg have decided to be deported to their countries of origin rather than register for temporary identification documents. Most of these are Zimbabweans and the situation they are returning to is still desperate. Yet they have preferred to go rather than to remain here. 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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