Friday, February 9, 2018

Somaliland Bans Most Severe Form of Female Genital Mutilation

Ventures Africa published on 8 February 2018 an article titled "Somaliland Issues a Religious Ban Against Female Genital Mutilation" by Hadassah Egbedi.

Somaliland's Ministry of Religious Affairs issued an edict to ban the most severe form of female genital mutilation known as infibulation. Anyone performing the procedure will be subject to undefined punishment.

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