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Mysterious Illness Kills Dozens of Children in Indonesian Village

A mysterious illness in Indonesia has killed dozens of children in a village in the remote eastern province of Papua in the past three weeks, leading to charges that the government has failed to take aggressive action. At least 41 children have died of the unknown disease in Mbuwa, Papua.  Human Rights Commissioner Natalius Pigai accused the government of negligence in Nduga district, where Mbuwa is located, and told VOA he fears more deaths will follow if the government does not...

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