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More Than 500 Thousand in U.S. at Risk for Female Genital Mutilation, Feds Say

Article publisher: 
Geller Report
Article date: 
February 7, 2018
Article category: 
National News
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Article Body: 

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a new study that roughly half a million women and girls now living in the United States are at risk of facing genital mutilation — or already have.

Some of these females are cut in the United States, while others are sent to overseas locations for the procedure.

But fact is: FGM is ongoing in the United States.

It’s not a remote thing.

And it’s both brutal and barbaric:

 

 

 

 


 

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