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Open Peer Review Reports for: Knowledge and perspectives of female genital cutting among the local religious leaders in Erbil governorate, Iraqi Kurdistan region

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Original Submission
12 Oct 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
14 Dec 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Shahla Alalaf
15 Dec 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Sophie Alexander
14 Jan 2018 Author responded Author comments - Nazar Shabila
Resubmission - Version 2
14 Jan 2018 Submitted Manuscript version 2
18 Jan 2018 Editorially accepted
7 Mar 2018 Article published 10.1186/s12978-018-0459-x

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