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Shack dweller protest in South Africa

Scenarios for law enforcement in Africa

African communities in postindependence states often have painful memories of police repression dating back to the colonial era, and the recent lockdowns have reopened old wounds. During the pandemic, political activity ground to a halt. But with several elections to be held in the near future, violent incidents involving law enforcement could occur more often, leading to widespread demonstrations.

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