South Africa: Army to Help Police Deal With Attacks on Trucks

Police in South Africa have asked the army in the country to help them curb a rapidly escalating series of attacks on truckers on one of the region’s major road arteries.

There have been numerous attacks on trucks along the key road linking greater Johannesburg and Durban, on South Africa’s south-eastern Indian Ocean coastline.

In the last week alone, over two dozen trucks have been destroyed and at least one driver murdered, with others assaulted and threatened.

There appears to be multiple…


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