Circumcision of boys is part of the religious rituals among both Muslims and Jews. Many millions of boys / men in the world – Muslims and Jews- have undergone this procedure without any signs of poor quality of life.
A ban would be contrary to the freedom of religion. According to a research from 2015 there are more advantages than disadvantages of circumcision of boys. The research underpins its argument that there is a danger associated to the child’s health if interventions done outside of hospitals. It is apprciated that the party foremab, Audun Lysbakken, is willing to listen and oppose a ban.