FGM in English
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1st : Here’s What You Need To Know About The Global Fight To End Female Genital Mutilation
NO MORE CUTTING......................AROUND THE WORLD
FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATIONS AROUND THE WORLD
Where in the world is female genital cutting still practiced? Has female genital mutilation (FGM) become less common with continuing efforts to eradicate the practice, or has it persisted? Drawing on the most recent surveys, Armelle Andro and Marie Lesclingand offer an overview of the situation and trends in FGM around the world, and recall the consequences of genital mutilation for women’s sexual and reproductive health.
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On Washington Post (USA) 2017 April 13 : Detroit-area doctor charged with performing genital mutilation on girls
On Daily Caller April 23, 2017 : NYT refuse to use "Female Genital Mutilation" because It's culturally loated.
FOX NEWS Opinion April 28,2017 : Ayaan Hirsi Ali : Female genital mutilation and what we're really talkking about benerath the weasel words 'genital cutting'
SAHIYO.COM May 11, 2017 : FGM and the mith of modernity among Dawoodi Bohas.
CNN : May 11, 2017 : The alarming rise of genital mutilation in America
Govt will end female genital mutilation if Bohras don't : Maneka Gandhi
Tariq Ramadan defends FGM "Part of our tradition" and an "internal discussion" for Muslims only.
FBI launches New Fight to Uncover Secretive Female Genital Mutilation in US
Tough new FGM penalties in U.S. : "They are not doctors. They are butchers.
12 Myths About Female Genital Mutilation Debunked.
FGM is declared religiously forbidden in Islam
Soraya is a Somalia woman, she's a survivor of FGM