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PNG 'sorcerer' tortured, burned alive

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Thursday, 7 February 2013

PNG 'sorcerer' tortured, burned aliveA young mother accused of sorcery was stripped naked, doused with petrol and burned alive in front of a crowd including schoolchildren in Papua New Guinea, say reports.
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Source: Newsy.com - on February 10, 2013

News video: UN Condemns Papua New Guinea 'Witch' Burning

UN Condemns Papua New Guinea 'Witch' Burning

The burning of a 20-year-old woman accused of sorcery has drawn condemnation from the UN, and sparked debate over the 1971 sorcery law.

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