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Child sex trade activist hailed

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A Thai activist who defied death threats to prevent disadvantaged young people from being sold into prostitution has been honoured in the annual World’s Children’s Prize awards. 

Sompop Jantraka is recognised for work for children.

More than two million children across the world took part in a vote to name their children’s rights hero for 2013.

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