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#Child Trafficking

# child-trafficking - Friday 17 February, 2017

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Ashton Kutcher close to tears in speech about efforts to combat child sexual exploitation

Kutcher was speaking at a US senate hearing about victims of trafficking.

# child-trafficking - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Gardaí team up with Europol in operation that saved 30 children from trafficking

Over 1,000 arrests were made across the EU and most arrests made in Ireland were for burglary offences.

# child-trafficking - Friday 20 June, 2014

Child trafficking is on the increase in Ireland

That’s according to a report from the US State Department, which looks at trafficking in countries around the world.

# child-trafficking - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Column: Webcam child sex tourism – a sordid off-shoot of the social media revolution

Law enforcement has not caught up with advances in technology that are giving sexual predators access to vulnerable children, writes Hans Guyt.

# child-trafficking - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Man in Clare charged with offences under Child Trafficking and Pornography Act

The 33-year-old will appear in court tomorrow morning over offences contrary to the Child Trafficking & Pornography Act.

# child-trafficking - Monday 24 December, 2012

China busts trafficking ring, 89 children rescued

Chinese police have rescued 89 children and arrested 355 suspects after busting a series of child trafficking rings. Police are now searching for their parents.

# child-trafficking - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Barnardos highlights problem of 'loverboys' in child prostitution

June Tinsely of Barnardos said young men who act as boyfriends to teenage girls coerce them into having sex with other men.

# child-trafficking - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Irish children have been trafficked for 'criminal' purposes - report

A new report by researchers at UCC found that a significant number of children who applied for asylum in Ireland disappeared – and may have been trafficked.

# child-trafficking - Friday 6 July, 2012

Scores of kidnapped children freed from Chinese traffickers

Babies were being auctioned to the highest bidder for as much as €6,000, according to reports.

# child-trafficking - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Children in Mexican adoption scam show signs of sexual abuse

Eleven Irish couples have been innocently embroiled in the apparent child-trafficking ring as they believed it was a legitimate adoption process.

# child-trafficking - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Irish couples caught up in Mexican adoption scam

Local police discovered the child-trafficking ring this week and are currently questioning the 11 couples.