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A poster campaign aimed at tackling a rise in reports of female genital mutilation (FGM) has been launched by police in the West Midlands.

The crime suffered by being "massively underreported", despite a rise in calls in recent years, the force said.

Referrals to police have risen from seven in 2011 to 24 last year and 32 in the first eight months of 2013.


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