Namibians furious over forced sterilisation

Following court ruling regarding HIV-positive cases, dozens of women have revealed their experience at public hospitals.

    In Namibia, dozens of women say they have been sterilised without their consent in public hospitals. They came forward after the country's supreme court upheld a landmark ruling that found three HIV-positive women were forcibly sterilised.

    Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports from Windhoek, Namibia.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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