Monday, November 17, 2008

Another child with albinism killed in Africa

More sad news today from Burundi. Another girl with albinism, only six years old, was killed. Here's the story for those following this horrible trend.

Albino girl, 6, murdered, dismembered in Africa
From correspondents in Bujumbura
Agence France-Presse
November 17, 2008 11:24pm

CRIMINALS with suspected links to witch doctors have murdered a six-year-old albino girl in Burundi in eastern Africa and taken her severed limbs.

"A group of bandits armed with rifles attacked the home of a six-year-old albino called Cizanye,'' said local official Remi Sengiyumva.

"These criminals decapitated her and then chopped off her arms and legs, which they took with them,'' he said.

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