Â Sheikh Yussef al-BadriÂ Â (video)
Debate on the subject has re-opened after the recent death of a 13-year-old girl while having the operation. Studies have also documented cases of serious health and psychological complications.Sheikh Yussef al-Badri is one of Egypt’s biggest advocates for what he refers to as female circumcision, and has petitioned the country’s courts to make it legal again.He told Aleem Maqbool that it removed a woman’s “need for man”.
Birmingham hospital treats 640 females for genital mutilation
Shocking figures have revealed that 640 females have been treated for genital mutilation at a Birmingham hospital. Â Heartlands Hospital, inÂ Bordesley Green, is one ofÂ six centres in the UK which is a specialist centre for victims of the sick ritual.