Last year, the World Health Organization and the UN condemned virginity tests and called for their ban worldwide because they are painful, humiliating and mentally traumatic and exacerbate gender inequality.

These types of tests very often foreshadow crimes in the name of honor and can be considered as violence themselves.

You can learn more about this topic from Pavlina Trifonova in the 24 Hours Daily article:

https://www.24chasa.bg/ojivlenie/article/8019231?fbclid=IwAR3pwYNtq0sNWdmVywwqb41qbNNuAL9C7LKAogYkOyb7hylip4ZOSU0aA_I

 

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