Soweto Casualties


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June 1976: Injured people waiting for treatment after a riot in Soweto, outside Johannesburg, South Africa. The rioting started after police opened fire on a march by black students, protesting against the use of Afrikaans in lessons. One thousand were injured. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)


  • Title: Soweto Casualties
  • Creator: Keystone
  • Date Created: 1976-06-01
  • Date Published: 2004-04-16
  • Provenance: Hulton Archive
  • Subject Keywords: Group, People, Equipment, Medical Equipment, Conflict, Medicine, Healthcare And Medicine, Horizontal, Black And White, Africa, Protest, South Africa, Waiting, Johannesburg, Hospital, Physical Injury, Soweto, Riot, Treatment, Males, Females, Human Interest, 1970-1979

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