Scandinavia Fights Female Genital Mutilation

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STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- When she was 11, a Swedish-born girl was taken on vacation to her mother's native Somalia. The mother wanted to "make her daughter clean" and paid a man to cut off her daughter's clitoris and labia while two women held her down.

Afterward, the girl was stitched to her urethra.

Read the whole story at globalpost.com

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