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That procedure is horrific. Just another example of a universal moral truth: Mutilating the genitals of girls is wrong.
The last time I was in Kenya I was encouraged to see a poster encouraging people to stop the practice. The more information gets out in the open the more quickly it will be reduced and hopefully stopped.
This has nothing to do with Islam, so it’s not clear why you categorized it as such. While this is practiced in some Muslim cultures, it is also practiced by Animists as well. It is a cultural practice and not a religious one, and yes, it should absolutely be abolished, but continuing to classify it as an Islamic practice is completely incorrect.
I had no idea that anything like this even exsist! Why would parents chose to torture there children so? This has to be something that was decided apon by a woman hating leader. The women in these cultures must be forced to do this. The things humans can come up with to control and punish there own species is mind boggeling. You will never here of or see animals doing things like this to one another.