Monday, December 28, 2009

Witch Hunting in Kenya Targets Elderly

Here is a disturbing story again from Africa about witch hunting This time it comes from the Al Jazeera network and includes a video report.

"Dozens of villagers in the Kenyan district of Kisii are falling prey to superstitious groups accusing them of witchcraft. The poverty-stricken western district, known as Kenya's sorcery belt, has seen an increase in mob attacks on individuals and even killings. The poor and elderly in particular are being targeted."...(Cont.)...