female genital mutilation (FGM)

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Good news, everyone!

The Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh has banned female genital mutilation saying it is not required in Islam.

(BBC)

No, really, this is good news, such that I can only wonder how I didn’t notice until last night. Never mind; this isn’t about me.

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British Broadcasting Corporation. “Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh bans female genital mutilation”. BBC News. 25 November 2015.