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Young African men raised in London 'now oppose FGM'
by Anna Davis
Young men who have been brought up in London strongly oppose female genital mutilation even if their ethnic communities still practise it, a new study says.
Researchers tracking the changing attitudes found that young men from countries where the practice is widespread who now live in Britain actively seek a wife who has not been "cut".
But some older women immigrants continue to support the practice, believing it is important for the marriage prospects of girls.
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