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Tanzania President Vows Protection for Albinos

Tanzania's President Jakaya Kikwete promised to end a wave of killings of albinos, saying the witchcraft-related murders were shaming his east African nation. Activists said attackers have killed at least 75 albinos in Tanzania since 2000 to use their body parts in rituals. “We will not allow things to escalate as they did in previous years,” Kikwete said in a national address late Monday. “I believe that with close cooperation between the government and society, we will succeed...

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