International Business Times 11 March 2014
By Ludovica Iaccino
Journal Express 25 February 2014
By Terri Rupar
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Monday signed a law that imposes a 14-year prison sentence for homosexual acts - and life sentences for those found guilty of "aggravated homosexuality." A measure imposing the death penalty was removed from an earlier version of the bill.
A woman can be whipped in Sudan for violating 'public decency' laws, including wearing in pants or uncovering her hair. Sudanese human rights activists have posted a video online of a public whipping of a woman conducted by Sudanese police.
FRONTPAGEMAG.COM 26 July 2013
By Lloyd Billingsley
- UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, has issued a new report on FGM/C, female genital mutilation/cutting, that raises troubling questions about the practice and the American response to it, particularly in nations such as Egypt
gatestoneinstitute. 18 July 2013
The Al-Azhar authorities stated in 1997 that cutting female sexual organs -- even partially -- has no foundation in Islam, is medically harmful, and should not be carried out. "Everyone pretends like it never happened."