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 2018-09-19 01:23 

The Daily Mail

Body modifier charged with 'coaching another person to perform illegal female genital mutilation'...

Howard Rollins - who calls himself 'Luna Cobra' - was arrested at Tullamarine Airport in Melbourne immediately after he stepped off a flight from San Francisco....

 2018-09-18 20:54 

VOA

Somali Girls' Deaths Spur More Calls to End FGM...

A spate of deaths of young girls from female genital mutilation (FGM) has renewed calls for Somalia to outlaw the tradition.Four girls, ages 10 and 11, from central and northern Somalia have died in the last three months after having been cut, and seven o...

 2018-09-18 18:12 

News24

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions...

Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalised....

 2018-09-18 15:47 

VOA

Burkina Faso Arrests 30 Over Illegal Female Circumcisions...

Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalized.Viviane Ursule Sanou, head of the National Secretariat against Circumcision, said T...

 2018-09-18 13:28 

Gainesville Sun

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) " Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalized.Viviane Ursule Sanou, head of the National Sec...

 2018-09-18 12:41 

The Daily Mail

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) - Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly......

 2018-09-18 12:28 

US News & World Report

Burkina Faso Arrests 30 Over Illegal Female Circumcisions...

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions on girls as young as 10 months old....

 2018-09-18 12:28 

AP

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospi......

 2018-09-18 12:28 

Washington Times

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) - Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalized. Viviane Ursule Sanou, head of the National Secret...

 2018-09-18 12:28 

WNCT-TV

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) - Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalized. Viviane Ursule Sanou, head of the National Secret...

 2018-09-18 12:27 

WTOP

Burkina Faso arrests 30 over illegal female circumcisions...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalized. Viviane Ursule Sanou,......

 2018-09-18 12:20 

Reuters

Campaigners demand anti-FGM law as girls bleed to death in Somalia...

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A spate of deaths of young girls from female genital mutilation (FGM) has renewed calls for Somalia to outlaw the tradition, one of six FGM-practising nations in Africa yet to criminalize it.'...

 2018-09-18 11:34 

The Daily Mail

Campaigners demand anti-FGM law as girls bleed to death......

By Nita BhallaNAIROBI, Sept 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A spate of deaths of young girls from female genital mutilation (FGM) has renewed calls for......

 2018-09-18 06:51 

Standard Digital

Botched FGM leaves 50 girls in hospital...

Approximately 50 girls are being treated in Burkina Faso after botched female genital mutilation...

 2018-09-17 17:32 

VOA

Third Girl Dies in Somalia After Genital Mutilation...

A 10-year-old girl has died in Somalia due to complications from female genital mutilation (FGM).Mumtaz Qorane was the third child to die in the country this week after undergoing the practice, which is also known as female circumcision.Dr. Mohamed Hussei...

 2018-09-17 17:14 

NewsBusters

Twitter Promoted A Muslim Female Genital Mutilation Tweet...

Pro-life advertisements on Twitter are censored immediately. But ads for female genital mutilation? Those got approved. The Dawoodi Bohra Women for Religious Freedom posted a tweet on September 9 promoting khafz, or female circumcision. This tweet was all...

 2018-09-16 20:20 

VOA

Even After Deaths, Female Genital Mutilation Still Common in Somalia...

Despite sustained efforts to stop the practice, Somali doctors and rights activists say two sisters bled to death after undergoing female genital mutilation (FGM) last week in central Somalia. Dr. Mohamed Hussein Aden said the victims were aged 10 and 11,...

 2018-09-16 18:56 

Jihad Watch

Somalia: Two young Muslim sisters die after being subjected to female genital mutilation...

Establishment media treatments of female genital mutilation routinely insist that it has nothing to do with Islam, but actually FGM is mandated in Islamic law: "Circumcision is obligatory (for every male and female) (by cutting off the piece of skin o...

 2018-09-16 15:30 

Pamela Geller

2 Young Sisters Die After Undergoing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)...

It's murder. Female genital mutilation (FGM) or clitoridectomy is an Islamic tradition, rampant in the Muslim world. As the hijrah to the West continues, so does the insistence that we adopt Islamic mores and traditions, no matter how horrific The Ame...

 2018-09-15 23:20 

The Daily Mail

First clinic for young FGM victims sees just five girls in a year...

Britain's first clinic for victims of female genital mutilation within University College Hospital has seen just five girls in the past year and treated just 43 since opening, The Mail on Sunday can reveal....

 2018-09-15 17:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Pictorial: Celebrating Pokot Culture...

Pokot Culture Day is used to drum support amongst the locals to abandon the Female Genital Mutilation-FGM, a practice which was outlawed about 10 years ago....

 2018-09-14 22:31 

NPR

Two Young Sisters Die After Undergoing Female Genital Mutilation...

The girls were ages 10 and 11 and lived in Somalia, which has the highest rate of FGM in the world....

 2018-09-14 22:31 

WSHU

Two Young Sisters Die After Undergoing Female Genital Mutilation...

Editor's note: Given the subject this story explores, the discussion includes some explicit language. Two sisters from a remote pastoral village in Puntland State, Somalia, died on Sept. 11 of complications from a female genital mutilation (FGM) proce...

 2018-09-14 14:27 

Uganda Radio Network

Miss Tourism Joins Fight Against Female Genital Mutilation...

The practice which was outlawed close to 10 years ago, persists among the Tepeth in Moroto, the Pokot in Amudat and in parts of Nakapiripirit district. A survey conducted by the UN Agency for children- UNICEF indicates that FGM prevalence remains high in ...

 2018-09-14 08:31 

Time.com

Two Sisters Bled to Death in Somalia After a Female Genital Mutilation Procedure...

The 10- and 11-year-old sisters bled out on the way to a clinic...

 2018-09-14 01:52 

Inquisitr

Two Somali Sisters Dead After Being Forced To Undergo FGM...

Despite there being more and more resistance to the barbaric procedure, the practice of female genital mutilation, or circumcision, is still carried out in Somalia, usually before a girl reaches puberty and becomes mature enough to refuse. As reported by ...

 2018-09-13 22:58 

WTHI

[ Terre Haute ]

Two sisters die after undergoing FGM in Somalia, campaigner says...

Two sisters have died in Somalia from complications that arose after undergoing female genital mutilation, a......

 2018-09-13 20:30 

WSBT

3 victims added to Detroit-area genital mutilation case...

DETROIT (AP) -- Federal prosecutors have added three Illinois girls as victims in a criminal case against Detroit-area doctors accused of female genital mutilation. The disclosure was made Wednesday in an updated indictment against Dr. Jumana Nagarwala an...

 2018-09-13 20:26 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

More Victims Added To Genital Mutilation Case...

Federal prosecutors added 3 Illinois girls as victims in a criminal case against doctors accused of female genital mutilation....

 2018-09-13 16:27 

WSMH

[ Flint ]

More victims added to Detroit-area genital mutilation case...

DETROIT (AP) — Federal prosecutors have added three Illinois girls as victims in a criminal case against Detroit-area doctors accused of female genital mutilation. The disclosure was made Wednesday in an updated indictment against Dr. Jumana Nagarwa...

 2018-09-13 16:23 

Reuters

African countries urged to toughen laws on female genital mutilation...

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Millions of girls in Africa are at risk of female genital mutilation because their governments are failing to enforce laws banning the internationally condemned practice, campaigners said on Thursday....

 2018-09-13 16:23 

Reuters

Factbox: Female genital mutilation around the world: a fine, jail or no crime?...

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - African countries must bolster laws banning female genital mutilation if they are serious about eradicating the traumatic ritual, campaigners said on Thursday....

 2018-09-13 16:10 

Washington Post

More victims added to Detroit-area genital mutilation case...

Federal prosecutors have added three Illinois girls to a criminal case against Detroit-area doctors accused of female genital mutilation...

 2018-09-13 16:07 

AP

More victims added to Detroit-area genital mutilation case...

DETROIT (AP) — Federal prosecutors have added three Illinois girls as victims in a criminal case against Detroit-area doctors accused of female genital mutilation....

 2018-09-13 16:07 

US News & World Report

More Victims Added to Detroit-Area Genital Mutilation Case...

Federal prosecutors have added three Illinois girls to a criminal case against Detroit-area doctors accused of female genital mutilation....

 2018-09-13 15:45 

Pamela Geller

Feds discover more victims of Muslim doctors in Detroit female genital mutilation case (FGM)...

All three Illinois girls were about 7 years old at the time of the procedures ..... the doctors are using a religious defense. "Freedom of religion" - freedom to mutilate, murder, hate .... Genital mutilation victims break their silence: 'This...

 2018-09-10 14:28 

The Telegraph

'They said my twin was a witch and deserved to die': How Britain is tackling the female genital mutilation of schoolgirls...

Lucy Njomo will never forget her twin, who died when they were just 11-years-old....

 2018-09-09 17:35 

The Guardian

Keep England's FGM cases in perspective...

Letters: Figures for the number of cases of female genital mutilation in England need clarifying, says Alison Macfarlane. Plus praise from Pam Wagstaff for a Guardian article about vaginal health....

 2018-09-08 15:45 

Pamela Geller

Muslim groups call for female genital mutilation to be medicalized...

"Medical." There is nothing medical about clitordectomies. It is an affront to the Hippocratic Oath, first do no harm....

 2018-09-07 19:03 

San Francisco Chronicle

US, Britain step up cooperation against female genital mutilation...
 2018-09-07 16:24 

Taipei Times

US, UK authorities step up cooperation to tackle FGM...

US and UK authorities yesterday said they are stepping up cooperation to tackle female genital mutilation (FGM), staging joint operations at airports in London, New York and elsewhere to raise awareness of an issue that affects millions of girls and women...

 2018-09-07 14:54 

Reuters

U.K. and U.S. law enforcement agencies join forces to fight FGM...

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - British and U.S. law enforcement agencies said on Friday they would join forces to tackle female genital mutilation by sharing intelligence and staging joint operations in major airports and train stations in a drive ...

 2018-09-07 13:48 

CBS News

[ World ]

U.S., U.K. authorities to work more closely on ending female genital mutilation...
 2018-09-07 13:01 

Sputnik International

US-UK Launch Effort to Fight Female Genital Mutilation at Home...

The Operation, codenamed 'Limelight,' will be carried out after the US signed a 'proclamation of interagency support' for female genital mutilation (FGM) prevention together with the UK....

 2018-09-07 11:45 

Breitbart London

Joint U.S.-UK Ops Target Child Female Genital Mutilation at Airports After End of 'Cutting Season'...

Authorities from the U.S. and UK are undertaking joint operations at airports in attempts to tackle the growing problem of child FGM....

 2018-09-07 08:34 

CTV News

U.S., U.K. step up co-operation against female genital mutilation: offcials...

Authorities in the U.S. and Britain said Friday they are stepping up co-operation to tackle female genital mutilation, staging joint operations at airports in London, New York and elsewhere to raise awareness of an issue that affects millions of girls and...

 2018-09-07 08:34 

CTV News

U.S., U.K. step up co-operation against female genital mutilation: officials...

Authorities in the U.S. and Britain said Friday they are stepping up co-operation to tackle female genital mutilation, staging joint operations at airports in London, New York and elsewhere to raise awareness of an issue that affects millions of girls and...

 2018-09-07 08:01 

Washington Post

US, UK step up cooperation against female genital mutilation...

Authorities in the U.S. and Britain said Friday they are stepping up cooperation to tackle female genital mutilation, staging joint operations at airports in London, New York and elsewhere to raise awareness of an issue that affects millions of girls and ...

 2018-09-07 07:59 

Miami Herald

US, UK step up cooperation against female genital mutilation...

Authorities in the U.S. and Britain said Friday they are stepping up cooperation to tackle female genital mutilation, staging joint operations at airports in London, New York and elsewhere to ... Click to Continue...

 2018-09-07 07:58 

ABC News (US)

[ International ]

US, UK step up cooperation against female genital mutilation...

Authorities in the U.S. and Britain are stepping up cooperation to tackle female genital mutilation...

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