Death for Three After Killing of Person With Albinism In Malawi

Three people have been sentenced to death in Malawi for the murder and mutilation of a person with albinism, a penalty the judge said would serve as a strong deterrent. The southern African country has since late 2014, seen a surge in attacks on people with albinism, whose body parts are often used in rituals believed to bring wealth and luck.

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People with albinism protest (file photo).


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