South Africa Xenophobia 2015: National Defense Force Deployed To Johannesburg Amid Growing Anti-Immigrant Violence

The South African army said Tuesday it plans to deploy troops to parts of Johannesburg to stifle the growing xenophobic violence that has left at least seven people dead in the last several weeks, according to media reports. Anti-immigrant attacks emerged in the coastal city of Durban at the end of March and have since spread to the country’s largest commercial city of Johannesburg.

Creditors Chase Consensus With Greece to Unlock More Aid

Greece and its creditors remained at loggerheads with time running out to unlock aid and avert a default. The sides haven’t even set 2015 budget targets, let alone on policies to meet them, an official representing creditors said Monday, asking not to be named as talks aren’t public