Death of a foreigner in a South African township

Alexandra-Johannesburg

Photograph taken by James Oatway

The man assaulted in the picture died.

This happened in Alexandra, a township in the suburb of Johannesburg, in South Africa.

The man was assaulted because he is from Mozambique. He had started a small business in Alexandra.

A team of photographers was scouting the area and taking pictures. The assaulters fled when they saw the photographers.

If you want to know more, you can read this article: http://time.com/3831517/emmanuel-sithole-south-africa/