* With a Gomco, Winkelman or Mogen Clamp, or a traditional barzel, it's sliced - and a Mogen may slice more than just the foreskin, which has led to successful claims worth millions and the Mogen company going out of business. * With a Plastibell or PrePex it's crushed and allowed to die (14/15 men circumcised with a PrePex complained of pain, and the smell of rotting foreskin was also an issue). * With an Accu-circ it's chopped. - but never "snipped".
WHO declares Liberia Ebola-free for a second time (AP)
from the article: Circumcision study: If you’re gonna snip, do it early