Xenophobic violence rocks Durban CBD

Thousands of foreign nationals engaged in running battles with police in Mahatma Gandhi Road in the Durban's CBD. Police used teargas, rubber bullets and water cannons to disperse them.

Police are trying to disperse a large crowd of around 2,000 people following a standoff between foreign shop owners and locals in Durban on 14 April 2015. Picture: Vumani Mkhize/EWN.