Police fire rubber bullets at anti-immigrant march

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Shops and homes owned by foreigners have been looted and torched in recent weeks.

South African police fired rubber bullets and stun grenades to break up clashes between local protesters and migrants in Pretoria on Friday at a march against immigration, an AFP journalist said.

Shops and homes owned by foreigners have been looted and torched in recent weeks, with some locals alleging that the properties were brothels and drug dens.

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