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Childbirth Victims Shunned as Witches in Cameroon

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Her sister says a young mother died in childbirth because she did not receive proper medical care in Cameroon, a country with high maternal mortality. But village leaders, in accordance with custom, called her a witch and denied a proper burial.

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Her sister says a young mother died in childbirth because she did not receive proper medical care in Cameroon, a country with high maternal mortality. But village leaders, in accordance with custom, called her a witch and denied a proper burial.




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