Indonesia bars doctors from female genital cutting

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    Excellent news indeed. Slow, uneasy progress indeed, but in the end, it all matters, whether it succeeded or not. The women will not forget, and neither will the young girls in the next generation.
     
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    FGM to be tabooed...
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    Hundreds of W. African Communities Declare End to FGM, Campaigners Say
    December 20, 2016 — More than 300 communities across four West African countries with some of the world's highest rates of female genital mutilation (FGM) are this month declaring themselves free of the practice in public ceremonies, a campaign group said on Tuesday.
     
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    African First ladies vow to campaign against FGM...
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    First ladies vow to battle genital mutilation
    Wed, Feb 01, 2017 - The first ladies of Niger, Burkina Faso and Benin on Monday promised to “end the scourge of female genital mutilation” (FGM) in their countries amid warnings the practice had gone underground in Benin.

     

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