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Feb 20, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

Extreme genital mutilation on retreat in Somaliland

It is a ritual supposed to keep women "pure", but an increased understanding of the severe health risks of extreme forms of female genital mutilation appears to be slowly rolling back its prevalence in Somalia's northwest.

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Thu Sep 12, 2013

National Post

'They realized what they were doing was wrong': Two Canadians...

In 2009, six zealous young Somali-Canadians abandoned their studies and families in Toronto to join Al-Shabab, an armed extremist group fighting a losing battle to impose its harsh version of Islamic law on Somalia.

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Mon Jul 01, 2013

The Globe and Mail

Surgeon Fahima Osman: An underdog no longer

An undated but recent image of Fahima Osman credit: Sandy Nicholson. fahimaosman@hotmail.com For Focus Canada Day feat An undated but recent image of Fahima Osman credit: Sandy Nicholson.

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Wed Jan 16, 2013

AlertNet

DDG Armed Violence Reduction (AVR) Advisor - Somalia

Posted: 16 January 2013 Deadline: 11 February 2013 Job type: Contract Salary: TBD Location: Somalia Organisation: Danish Refugee Council - Denmark Hargeysa, Somaliland BACKGROUND Danish Demining Group is a part of Danish Refugee Council .

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Tue Dec 18, 2012

Richmond and Twickenham Times

Farah Foundation: The single features a number of stars

Boris Johnson, Tom Daley, David Haye, Joey Essex and Harlequins rugby players were among the army of celebrity fans featured in the video for the charity single, Do the Mobot.

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