06/07/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Killing Of Innocent Women Linked To 'Sorcery' Is Overwhelming Police In Papua New Guinea

Nearly all the residents of Koge watched as Julianna Gene and Kopaku Konia were dragged from their homes, to be hung from trees and tortured for several hours with bush knives. No one came forward to help. In the eyes of the villagers, the women were witches. They deserved to die.

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