An ethnic Jarai couple accused of sorcery and forced out of their village in Ratanakkiri province’s O’Yadaw district have failed to have their expulsion overturned by local officials, with former neighbors threatening to kill the pair if they return. Local authorities have held three meetings with villagers since Romas Vem, an 80-year-old traditional healer, and his wife, Sev Soy, 50, were accused last week of practicing black magic, but have been unable to negotiate the couple’s return home, district police chief Ma Vichet said. “We held three meetings at the village to compromise with some 100 local villagers
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