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World ‘Woefully’ Underestimating Female Genital Mutilation, Study Finds

World ‘Woefully’ Underestimating Female Genital Mutilation, Study Finds

Female genital mutilation affects far more countries than previously thought, meaning global estimates for the number of women who have been cut are “woefully” low, researchers said on Tuesday. FGM is traditionally associated with a swathe of African countries, but the study highlights growing evidence that the ritual is also practised in other regions including […]