Protesters burn altered images of US President Barack Obama, outside the University of Johannesburg in Soweto. Photo: Reuters
Protesters burn altered images of US President Barack Obama, outside the University of Johannesburg in Soweto. Photo: Reuters

Cops, protesters clash ahead of Obama visit

By Time of article published Jun 29, 2013

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Johannesburg - Police fired stun grenades on Saturday at hundreds of protesters rallying against President Barack Obama's visit to South Africa, an AFP correspondent said.

At least three bangs were heard as police tried to move the demonstrators away from a university campus where Obama is expected to hold a town hall event later in the day. - AFP

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