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South African church group attacks Johannesburg police

From BBC - November 13, 2017

A South African police officer is recovering in hospital after being attacked by members of a church.

The incident happened when traffic officers tried to tow away a car belonging to a member of the Johannesburg church.

A video circulating on social media shows angry congregants approaching the officer, who fired warning shots. The officer is then punched to the ground.

The church has defended its members' actions, saying they were attacked.

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