Thursday, February 19, 2009

South Africa Struggles to Cope with Zimbabwe Refugees

The crisis in Zimbabwe has driven millions of its citizens to seek refuge in neighboring countries. Many are fleeing political repression while others are escaping the effects of the collapse of the economy and public services. This has created a host of problems for South African officials -- ranging from the spread of disease to caring for unaccompanied children. VOA's Scott Bobb reports from Musina, South Africa, near the Zimbabwe border.