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WATCH VIGILANTE GROUPS ACCUSED OF USING DEADLY FORCE IN UNPROVOKED ATTACKS

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Vigilante groups form in South Africa to tackle looting and violence

Senior officials in South Africa have appealed to ordinary citizens not to take the law into their own hands as vigilante groups form following days of unchecked looting and violent protests across a swath of the country.

Though thousands of soldiers have joined police on the streets, law enforcement agencies still appear unable to stem ongoing attacks by crowds on warehouses, supermarkets, shopping malls, clinics and factories.

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