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Abduct

To force someone to go somewhere with you, often using threats or violence.

Chinese police rescued more than 24,000 abducted women and children in 2011, according to a report by the Public Security Ministry.

Some of those kidnapped had been sold for adoption or forced into prostitution as far away as Angola, officials said. (BBC News)

                                                     CHINESE HUMAN TRAFFIC

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This entry was posted on 09/05/2012 by in Human Rights, Reading and writing.
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