South Africa's Zuma visits immigrants displaced by anti-foreigner violence

April 18, 2015 3:39 PM

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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma on Saturday canceled a state visit to Indonesia to deal with a wave of anti-immigrant violence at home and promised peace to those who wished to remain in Africa's most advanced economy.

The unrest which began in the port city Durban two weeks ago and spread to Johannesburg, Africa's economic hub, appeared to have died down on Saturday as police patrolled trouble spots.

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