China busts child trafficking ring
- Published: 24 Dec 2012 at 21.10
- Online news:
Chinese police have rescued 89 children and arrested 355 suspects after busting a series of child trafficking rings, officials said Monday.
Officers from nine regions, including Fujian, Yunnan, Sichuan, Anhui and Guangdong, took part in a joint drive beginning December 18 against the networks, said Chen Shiqu, director of the anti-trafficking office in the public security ministry.
The children are being cared for in local nursing homes and police are searching for their parents, the official Xinhua news agency reported.
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