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South Africa trial due to start over alleged racist attack

June 26, 2017 5:05 am

South Africa trial due to start over alleged racist attack

In South Africa, a trial is due to start for two white men who allegedly forced a black man into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol on him.

A video of the incident went viral, prompting widespread outrage as well as protests against racism.

Al Jazeera’s Malcolm Webb reports from Johannesburg.

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