Please provide a username for your profile page: Share Tweet Reddit Flipboard Email. Browse more Cape Town jobs Compare the latest tech gear. Andreas Harsaono, an Indonesia researcher for Human Rights Watch, said the "two finger test" involves a doctor inserting fingers into the vagina and anus to determine if the hymen is intact. Successful maiden flight for Sun Flyer 2 electric airplane. But 11 women interviewed by Human Rights Watch said the tests were required of all women applying to enter the military or marry a military officer.
Human Rights Watch has documented the use of abusive virginity tests by police in several other countries, including Egypt, India and Afghanistan. Boy locked in cage speaks out. MP virginity test issue rocks Rajya Sabha. Since bringing the case, Ibrahim says she has received death threats along with other public backlash, a result of the stigma associated with sexual abuse in the country. Change to mobile view. Eyewitnesses said the women had to queue up before undergoing an extensive physical examination by a female doctor before they were given a special badge which allowed them to participate in the ceremony.
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E-mail this to a friend Printable version. This is how men have been able to rule in perpetuity. Policewomen have raised the issue with senior police officials, who have at times claimed the practice has been discontinued. Weekly Recap Recap of the week. The connectome, the physical map of a personality and the rise of high-res cryonics.
Snopp Dogg shares edited image of Kanye as a white man as he continues Untangling the Facebook data scandal. In a separate incident two men were arrested this week for the rape of two girls and a boy in May in the Manzamhlophe area in Ezinqoleni. Should I tell my teenage son how to pleasure a woman? Activists say the order of the council underlines the misogyny that there is "honour" in virginity; it also parades a warning to the female population of Kanjarbhats: Women and girls in Afghan jails are frequently subjected to forced virginity tests, advocates from Afghanistan's human rights commission said Tuesday, calling for an end to a discredited practice that is both invasive and degrading.