Hundreds of foreign nationals who have been camping outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugee’s offices on Waterkloof road in Brooklyn, Pretoria, have been ordered to disperse
Over three hundred undocumented foreigners have been found in a 21-storey building in Hillbrow in the Johannesburg CBD.
The United Nations in Pretoria says foreign nationals should refrain from using children and women as a shield as they protest to leave South Africa for another country – but they do not want to go back to their countries of origin.
United Nations Resident Coordinator in South Africa, Nardos Bekele-Thomas, has called on law enforcement agencies to refrain from forcefully removing children from their parents.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has emphasised his view about the attacks that took place last month targeting foreign nationals.