TV spots against FGM in Iraqi-Kurdistan


Wadi recently published some TV spots against FGM in Kurdistan in co-operation with the filmmaker Nabaz Ahmed, quoting the new law. Here two examples:

The text of the Domestic Violence Law banning FGM says:

Those who conduct or participate in female circumcision shall be punished with imprisonment for not less than (6) six months and not more than (2) years and a fine of not less than (2.000.000) two million Dinars and not more than (5.000.000) five million Dinars or by either of the two penalties.
Article VI : Law No. 8 of the Year 2011 , The Law Against Domestic Violence in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq


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