Demonstrators, some clasping stones, stand behind barricades during a protest against what they said was the government's failure to provide adequate housing facilities and other basic services, in Cape Town's Langa township


Other protesters cheer as a demonstrator takes a flying kick at a burning street lamppost during a protest against what the demonstrators said was the government's failure to provide adequate housing facilities and other basic services, in Cape Town's Langa township


Demonstrators, some clasping stones, stand behind barricades during a protest against what demonstrators said was the government's failure to provide adequate housing facilities and other basic services, in Cape Town's Langa township

Demonstrators cheer as they tear down a street lamp during a protest against what they said was the government's failure to provide adequate housing facilities and other basic services, in Cape Town's Langa township