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H&M stores trashed in South Africa over ‘coolest monkey’ hoodie

HM stores trashed in South Africa over 'coolest monkey' hoodie
Trashed: HM in Sandton in South Africa was targeted by protesters (Picture: Twitter/ Floyd Shivambu)

HM wardrobe stores in South Africa have been trashed currently in response to the ‘monkey in the jungle’ hoodie controversy.

Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters protested opposite the country this morning and social media was full of images of shops being crushed up.

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Clothes racks were pushed over, mannequins thrown on the building and garments broken in HM stores at Sandton City and Menlyn in Johannesburg.

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The Sandton Chronicle reported Police Captain Granvile Meyer said: ‘The EFF supporters have caused repairs inside the [HM] store.

‘The border of the repairs is not nonetheless famous given the store has sealed and store crew have left.’

HM stores pounded and trashed in South Africa over the 'monkey in the jungle' hoodie
Mannequins were targeted at the HM stores influenced in South Africa (Picture: Twitter/ Floyd Shivambu)

‘No damages were caused outward of the store.’

Protesters wore red and danced outward dialect stores, some held signs which said: ‘HM contend “hello” to coolest monkeys.’

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The picture of the HM indication and mantle which caused debate (Picture: HM)

However, EFF Deputy President Floyd Shivambu congratulated members for physically opposed racism.

He proudly tweeted out pictures of the repairs finished to HM stores.

‘It can't be after 350 years, we still have to be subjected to such written insults as Africans.’

A worldwide media firestorm started progressing this week after pictures emerged of a immature black child indication wearing ‘smartest gorilla in the jungle hoodie’.

HM faced critique from groups opposite the universe and eventually private all traces of the picture from their websites and literature.

The wardrobe company tweeted an apology.

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