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A increasing number of women are seeking out female genital mutilation support service in Cardiff, a charity has warned.

At least 1,200 women or girls are believed to have been affected by FGM in Cardiff, and black and ethnic minority women's charity Bawso says referrals to their services are increasing.

A new report by City University London and Equality Now, published this week, has provided detailed estimates of FGM prevalence for each local authority area in England and Wales.


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