Anti Female Genital Mutilation Advocate Escapes Attack By Machete Wielding Gang In Moderate Muslim Nation Of Senegal

Senegal: A hip hop singer narrowly escaped being attacked in a Senegalese school as she tried to teach children about the dangers of female genital mutilation. Sister Fa, 32, herself a victim of FGM, was touring schools in her home country to raise awareness about the dangers of the procedure when she was confronted by about 30 protesters in the village of Aere Lao.

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