Fact check: Were 400 white South African farmers murdered last year? Racist Aussie Leaders Lie Shamelessly to accomplish what?

Former prime minister Tony Abbott says that around 400 white farmers have been murdered in South Africa over the past 12 months. RMIT ABC Fact Check takes a look at the data.

Source: Fact check: Were 400 white South African farmers murdered last year?

The most recent police statistics show that 74 people were murdered on farms in the year to March 2017.