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S. Africa closes embassy in Nigeria amid escalating row over xenophobic violence

France 24 Thursday, 5 September 2019
South Africa said Thursday it has closed its diplomatic missions in the Nigerian cities of Abuja and Lagos following violence carried out against South African businesses in reprisal for attacks on foreign-owned stores in Johannesburg.
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