Ten Birmingham baby girls less than a year old have become victims of barbaric female genital mutilation.
Sickening statistics revealed by the NHS showed that, in just three months, city doctors recorded ten new cases of babies who had undergone the harrowing procedure.
All were not yet 12 months old in cases uncovered between April and June this year.
The shocking figures also revealed that 15 children aged between one and four were reported as FGM victims by Birmingham medics.
In total, there were 140 new cases of the abuse in the city in those three months, according to data published by NHS Digital.