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    FGM in Sri Lanka: It’s never ‘just a nick’

    Image: FGM is practiced by a number of Muslim communities in Sri Lanka [Louise Gubb/Getty Images] By Zainab Ibrahim   & Ermiza Tegal. For decades, female genital mutilation (FGM) has been practiced in Sri Lanka. However, to those outside the practicing communities, this information elicits shock and disbelief. Secrecy about FGM in Sri Lanka is both imposed and internalised. Women […]

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