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[Read] ‘Shame of a nation’: 84 arrested after gang rape in South Africa

Mass sexual assault of eight women has shocked the country with the president denouncing ‘horrible acts of brutality


More than 80 people arrested following a gang rape of eight South African women appeared before a court on Monday as the police minister described the assault as the “shame of the nation”.

A gang of gunmen forced their way into a music video shoot near a mine dump in Krugersdorp, a small town west of Johannesburg, on Thursday. Eight young women from the cast were raped in an incident that shocked the country, which has one of the highest crime rates in the world. Read more:

Source: Aljazeera


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