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Sunday, September 14, 2008
The $50 Baby
International FORUM SPIEGEL WISSEN ABO
CHILD TRAFFICKING IN CAMBODIA
By Annette Langer
The horror scene is, sadly, reality: A 25-day-old Cambodian baby is sold to a human trafficker for a pittance. Police manage to break up the sale at the border, but that, sadly, is the exception in a country where children have long been a major export product. Most wind up as forced workers or sex slaves.
The victims of child trafficking: After they are sold, they often face lives of slavery and prostitution.
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