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    Rioters #looted shops and threw stones at police on Tuesday as violent #protests triggered by the jailing of former president Jacob Zuma spread across #SouthAfrica. The military prepared to send in 2,500 troops as outnumbered police seemed helpless to prevent attacks on businesses in Zuma’s home province KwaZulu-Natal and in Gauteng province, where the country’s biggest city, Johannesburg, is located. FRANCE 24’s Caroline Dumay tells us more.

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