Somalia, Where 95% Of Girls Undergo Female Genital Mutilation, May Soon Ban Practice

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Currently, about 95 percent of girls in Somalia between the ages of 4 and 11 undergo FGM, according to UNICEF.  Set on shielding girls from the harmful procedure, the country’s Ministry of Women Affairs and Human Rights announced that it will introduce a law that will ban FGM altogether, Somali news outlet Horseed Media reported. 

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