Schools enlisted to combat female genital mutilation
Every head teacher in Scotland is to be asked to train staff and educate parents about female genital mutilation (FGM).
Campaigners have described the illegal practice as "torture" and a "form of child abuse".
Mr Russell said education was a key part of eradicating FGM.
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