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# cutting

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'I used to cut the girls, sometimes I would cut the wrong part and they would bleed terribly'
How people in Cork are fighting back against FGM
'Whenever you talk about female genital mutilation there's a backlash'
Brian McFadden shared an old photo of Westlife meeting the Queen with the most cutting caption
'I was haunted by the blood I caused by circumcising girls'
From 0.03% to 91%: Just how pure are the illegal drugs sold in Ireland?
15 times Irish people proved they are the wittiest
'I stopped self-harming, the thoughts of suicide are gone and I don't judge myself'
Tree re-plants itself after being chopped up
Column: 'It was done one day without warning' – a terrifying story of genital mutilation
David Dalton
Turf cutters claim victory as minister says they must "work within the law"