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YNet, Israel teaches WHO about circumcision:
Research reveals circumcision reduces chances of being infected with HIV. World Health Organization seeks to hold mass circumcision in Africa, where virus is spreading; meanwhile, representatives arrive in Israel to learn about process
Circumcision against AIDS: A new program being developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) is attempting to suggest ways and principles for holding a mass circumcision in HIV-infected countries, particularly African countries.
Research has found that the removal of the foreskin, an act which is carried out during the circumcision ceremony, reduces the chances of being infected or infecting people with the HIV virus.
The issue was discussed in Jerusalem at the beginning of the week, in a meeting between WHO representatives, 20 Israeli physicians and Jewish and Muslim circumcisers.