Mine "bloodbath" shocks post-apartheid South Africa




 
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Mine "bloodbath" shocks post-apartheid South Africa
 
August 17th, 2012  
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Mine "bloodbath" shocks post-apartheid South Africa
MARIKANA, South Africa (Reuters) - The police killing of 34 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa's psyche on Friday, with searching questions asked of its post-apartheid soul. Newspaper headlines screamed "Bloodbath", "Killing Field" and "Mine Slaughter", with graphic photographs of heavily armed white and black police officers walking casually past the bloodied corpses of black men lying crumpled in the dust. ...




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August 18th, 2012  
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Of course its all the fault of apartheid without a doubt.
 


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