Xenophobia Victims at Klerksoord Refugee Camp - May 2008

1 200 of foreigners seeking shelter in Pretoria North refugee camp were assisted by the IIS of SA on a daily basis. The foreigners were among more than 10 000 from across South Africa who were chased from their homes during the recent wave of xenophobic violence. Twice a day, the organization cooked food on site and provided with other necessities such as baby food, nappies, blankets and clothing.

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Qurbani 2010

By the grace of Allah (swt), the IIS India Bihar District Operation Qurbani was successfully carried out, Alhamdulillah! Hafez Yusuf Joosub, the IIS representative flew to and on the following day, he was met by the other SA delegation that left earlier on. The group left for Delhi to connect to Patna via a train. Along the way, they faced endless hardship of interrogation by the authorities because their visit coincided with the recent bombings in India. Every roadblock they met was a nightmare as questions after questions were heaped upon them. Nevertheless
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