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Lwandle eviction battle: PICS

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Cape Town 140602-  Residents of Siyanyanzela informal settlement in Lwandle fought with police this morning  after they illegally evicted them . Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter Argus2 june 2014 Simanyene High Grade 12 pupil Anelise Mange, aged just 17, who returned from school to try to rescue her family’s entre household. 
Last came her study notes. “I’m meant to be writing exams,” she told the Cape Argus quietly.Cape Town 140602-  A woman from Siyanyanzela informal settlement in Lwandle cries in front of the police after  they illegally evicted them . Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter ArgusCape Town 140602-  A woman fights with police during the eviction at  Siyanyanzela informal settlement, Lwandle. Few people were evicted .Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter ArgusCape Town 140602-  People crawls under the bob wire to get their belongings during the evictioni at Siyanyanzela informal settlement in Lwandle . Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter ArgusCape Town 140602- People from  Siyanyanzela informal settlement in Lwandle remove their belongings during the eviction . Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter ArgusCape Town 140602-  Residents of Siyanyanzela informal settlement in Lwandle fought with police this morning  after they illegally evicted them . Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter ArgusCape Town 140602-  Residents of Siyanyanzela informal settlement in Lwandle fought with police this morning  after they illegally evicted them and few people were arrrested  . Picture Cindy waxa.Reporter Argus

Images reminiscent of a war zone have elicited outrage from South Africans, as a shack demolition unfolded near the Strand.

Residents and police clashed as a court-appointed sheriff rolled into Lwandle on Monday to flatten shacks built on land designated for the rerouting of the N2.

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