If You’re A 14-Year-Old Girl In Turkmenistan, Get Ready For A Gynecological Exam

Reading Time: 2 minutes School administrators in Turkmenistan’s Mary Province have ordered female students age 14 and above to undergo mandatory gynecological tests, a move explained as part of state measures to ensure good behavior among youth. The announcement was made to parents ahead of a weeklong school holiday that started on October 22. Despite the students being minors...