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Ethiopia Mursi People


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Johan
- 2829 days ago - weirdhut.com
Mursi are a nomadic cattle herder ethnic group located in the Debub Omo Zone of Southern Nations, nations, regions and people in Ethiopia, near the Sudanese border.



   

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KS Goh (0)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 12:39 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Carolyn L (24)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 12:54 pm
I saw a report on Ethiopia and this tribe on PBS or the History channel a few years ago.
It stated that the Mursi were still fierce warriors and their ancestors began the practice of disfigurement to make themselves unattractive and undesirable to slave hunters, then it became a normal custom for them.
 

Johan J (3)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 3:04 pm
That is how I read something like
 

Jonjon Hoy (146)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 3:18 pm
Their was more than that on that site visit!...........
 

Clifton Jackson (124)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 3:29 pm
Yeah!! Good news here!!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 5:27 pm
Noted. Thanks.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 23, 2011, 11:56 pm
Thank you for the information.
 

Marianna Molnar (9)
Monday October 24, 2011, 12:29 am
very interesting
 

colleen p (38)
Monday October 24, 2011, 4:38 am
I'd love to see the animal rights vegans convince them to stop cattle herding.
 

Caroline Vimla (16)
Monday October 24, 2011, 4:46 am
Informative
 

Lindsay K (6)
Monday October 24, 2011, 9:53 am
Very interesting - thank you for sharing
 

Milos L (6)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 9:57 am
Informative article! Thank you.
 

reft h (66)
Friday October 28, 2011, 2:22 am
noted. interesting
 

Marko I. (0)
Thursday November 3, 2011, 4:58 pm
Amazing story TY
 
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