South Africa Reports 7 Deaths in Anti-Immigrant Violence

April 20, 2015 10:28 AM

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South Africa's president says a total of seven people have died in ongoing attacks on immigrants here and he postponed a key ceremony because of the crisis.

The office of President Jacob Zuma said Monday that the ceremony scheduled for next week bestows the country's highest official honor on South Africans and foreigners who have contributed to South Africa. His office said it must be postponed so South Africa can mourn the victims of anti-immigrant vi...

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