General Assembly Resolution # 141
A resolution to improve worldwide human and civil rights.
Category: Civil Rights
Proposed by: Knootoss
The World Assembly,
AFFIRMING that male circumcision, the removal of some or all of the foreskin from the penis, may be performed for a range of medical and religious reasons;
HAVING VOTED to deny a ban on male circumcision on previous occasions;
DECLARES male circumcision to be a medical procedure, and entitles patients undergoing male circumcision to all the protections associated with that status;
OBLIGES all member states to permit the practice of male circumcision, notwithstanding their authority to regulate the procedure.