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# Mutilation

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Canadian man jailed for life for murder and sexual mutilation of 8 men
Bruce McArthur will be in his 90s before he is eligible for parole from eight concurrent 25-year sentences.
Iceland's plan to ban circumcision is causing controversy
Lawmakers want it put on par with female genital mutilation.
At least 45 women and children 'massacred' in Syria
Their bodies were found after being stabbed and burned in Homs, opposition activists said.
Prisoners sew their own lips shut in Kyrgyzstan
Hundreds have used wire or coarse twine to sew their lips together, in what they say is a protest at poor living conditions.