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Egypt Toughens Penalties for FGM

Egypt FGM; Colombian peace; Surfing photography

Authorities in Egypt say they will increase the penalty for people who force young women in to female genital mutilation. The country has one of the highest rates of FGM in the world

A long awaited ceasefire between the Colombian government and the left-wing rebels known as FARC has come into effect. For over 50 years, one of the world's longest running conflicts has killed an estimated 260,000 people and displaced millions.

Waves as high as hotels, razor sharp reefs and jellyfish stings...just some of the everyday hazards surf photographer Lucia Griggi has to avoid in order to get that perfect shot. We speak to her about the risks she takes to get the perfect shot.

50 minutes

Last on

Mon 29 Aug 2016 06:06GMT

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  • Mon 29 Aug 2016 06:06GMT

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