South Africa deploys more than 20,000 troops as death toll tops 100

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South Africa is mobilising thousands of soldiers to stop more than a week of riots and looting. At least 117 people have died in the unrest, which was triggered by the jailing of former President Jacob Zuma last week.

Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa reports from Johannesburg, South Africa.

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