South Africa to deploy soldiers to the streets to quell Xenophobic violence
South African government says it will be deploying soldiers to the
streets to curtail the xenophobic attacks in the country. South African
Defence Minister, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, said the soldiers will be
deployed to Alexandra township, north of the main city Johannesburg. She
said the Troops will not take over the responsibilities of the police
but would assist in maintaining order.