A discussion about Female Genital Mutilation

“The problem is the kuffar do not differentiate between FGM and female circumcism, one is totally haram and only from jahil culture, the other is a sunnah and mustahab according to shafi fiqh.”

This is a snippet from a conversation at the Ummah forum. The poster “abu saalehah”  is from the UK, not some Islamic backwater… oh wait.