N1 protest turns violent - PICS

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  1. Two police officers chase after protesters on a field next to the N1 highway. Picture: BRENTON GEACH/Cape Times
  2. People steal goods from a truck. They also robbed the driver of his wallet and cellphone. Picture: Brenton Geach/Cape Times
  3. Residents of the Zion Park informal settlement blocked the N1 highway on Monday in protest against a lack of houses and services. Police fired rubber bullets and tear gas after protesters pelted cars and trucks ont he road with stones. Photo: Brenton Geach/Cape Times
  4. Zion Park residents hurl rocks at police. Photo: Henk Kruger/Cape Argus
  5. A police officer fires blank rounds to hold off protesters. Picture: Henk Kruger/ Cape Argus
  6. KwaZulu-Natal police used teargas to disperse striking miners from the Forbes & Manhattan Coal processing plant in Dundee. File photo by Henk Kruger/Cape Argus
  7. Residents scatter as police use blue-coloured water on the crowd. Picture: Henk Kruger/Cape Argus
  8. Police point a rifle at a group of men in the road during a service delivery protest in Touws River. Photo: Henk Kruger/Cape Argus
  9. Police and residents clashed on the N1 during a service delivery protest in Touws River. Picture: Henk Kruger/Cape Argus
 

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