female genital mutilation

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female genital mutilation:

see circumcisioncircumcision
, operation to remove the foreskin covering the glans of the penis. It dates back to prehistoric times and was widespread throughout the Middle East as a religious rite before it was introduced among the Hebrews.
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The school's leaders know that they have a mandatory duty to report visually confirmed or verbally disclosed cases of female genital mutilation in girls under 18 to the police.
Improved capacity of law enforcement agencies to investigate, prosecute and adjudicate child marriage and female genital mutilation cases
Part Two of the Model Act describes offenses involving female genital mutilation in Sections 3-10.
What efforts are being made to eliminate female genital mutilation through means of U.
She said: "I am proud to accept this award not just for myself but for lots of other women who have been affected by female genital mutilation.
Two sentences in a case related to female genital mutilation (FGM) in seven years since passing a law that criminalises the practise in Egypt is not enough, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report Monday.
The Australian Federal Police had confirmed investigation were being conducted following reports that a young Brisbane girl aged between 4 and 7 had travelled with her father to Africa to undergo Female Genital Mutilation or FGM.
Summary: Female circumcision, also called female genital mutilation, is widely practiced in 29 countries in Africa and the Middle East.
Egyptian government figures put the rate of female genital mutilation among women ages 15 to 49 at 91 percent.
A MAN and woman were last night being held on suspicion of conspiracy to commit female genital mutilation on an 11-year-old British girl.
London, July 25 ( ANI ): The Islamist militant group, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), has allegedly asked families in Iraq to have their daughters undergo female genital mutilation or face retribution.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants in Iraq issued an order that all women between the ages of 11 and 46 must undergo female genital mutilation.