Zim refugees stream into SA.

Position:Business Briefs - Brief Article

The South African economy is feeling the strain of trying to accommodate thousands of refugees from Zimbabwe streaming daily over the Limpopo River border into South Africa. The tide of refugees is fleeing Zimbabwe's collapsing economy, increasingly repressive government measures and political intimidation in the run-up to the presidential elections this month. "We repatriate those Zimbabweans we can," said a police spokesperson, "but they just...

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