massacre where at least 24 women and children were hacked to death in Papua New
Guinea are just emerging, other unconfirmed reports indicate that the actual figure
of 24 deaths, could be much higher and that most of the women were pregnant.
have been running high over the last few months, however, the brutal massacre is the worst to
happen in years, the PM of the country James
Marape appeared clearly upset when he told reporters that it was "one
of the saddest days of my life", promising to crack down on whoever
Minister Marape is himself from the area where the horrendous incident happened
and has promised that the killers all from the Hagui, Okiru and Liwi tribes would be sought out
and punished as severely as the law permitted.