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By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jul 29th, 2016
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Mogadishu, Somalia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), sometimes referred to euphemistically as Female Genital Cutting (FGC) or Female Circumcision is not prohibited yet by law in Somalia. Somalis are still practice FGM/ Infibulation or what is known in the Somali language ...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 6th, 2015
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New York ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The number of women and girls in the United States at risk of female genital mutilation has more than doubled since 2000 to half a million, say demographic researchers who expect that figure to rise even further. The report, released on International Day of Z...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jul 25th, 2014
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Geneva (DIPLOMAT)- The United Nations said on Thursday that militant group Islamic State (Isis) had ordered all girls and women in and around Iraq’s northern city of Mosul to undergo female genital mutilation. But doubts emerged on social media about the basis for the report. One document poste...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Jul 23rd, 2014
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New York (DIPLOMAT)- Girls in parts of the global south continue to be married young, with more than half of girls in the least developed countries wed before their 18th birthday. The prevalence of female genital mutilation (FGM) also remains high, with more than 90% of women in Somalia, Guinea, Djib...