Face Of The Day


Amran Mahamood, who has made a living for 15 years by circumcising young girls, looks into a piece of a mirror in Hargeysa, Somalia. The centuries old tradition of female circumcision, also known as female genital mutilation (FGM), is on the decline in northern Somalia, though it continues to have some of the highest rates of women who have undergone the practice in the world. By Nichole Sobecki/AFP/Getty Images.