Dassanech - Ethiopia
Aliguto, Nashri, Bulluni & Namuma, Dassanech | Omorate Village, Southern Omo | Ethiopia, 2011
The Daasanach do not define their community by ethnicity. Anyone – man or woman – can be admitted, as long as they agree to be circumcised. Over the centuries, the group has absorbed a wide range of different peoples.
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