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Egypt: Deadly Risks, But Female Genital Mutilation Persists


Offbeat  (tags: genital mutilation, Girl, Egypt )


- 1499 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A doctor will stand trial for the first time in Egypt on charges of female genital mutilation after the death of a 13-year-old girl last year. The girl's father, who took her to the clinic, is also being tried in the landmark prosecution.



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Teresa W (782)
Wednesday May 14, 2014, 11:29 am
horrible
 

Frances Darcy (133)
Wednesday May 14, 2014, 11:33 am
when will it end...
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 14, 2014, 2:12 pm
Sadistic turds governing that country.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 15, 2014, 2:22 am
As long as children are bred without any conscious thought or decision, they are replaceable, but a tradition, now that is irreplaceable...
 

Athena F (131)
Thursday May 15, 2014, 2:27 am
So horrific, this must stop. Thank you for educating about this ongoing problem
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 15, 2014, 2:44 am
Shocking. When will it stop though? How long is a piece of string? Very sad indeed.
 
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