Sunday, May 8, 2016

Vietnamese Child Brides

From Breitbart via Church Militant:
To meet China's growing demand for marriage-age women, a human trafficking industry has sprung up to smuggle young girls across the border from Vietnam into China to be sold as wives. According to recent reports, the villages on the border of Vietnam and China have become a hunting ground for human traffickers, where girls as young as 13 are trapped, drugged or lured under false pretenses and then smuggled across the border. Chinese men are willing to pay upwards of $3,000 for a Vietnamese bride because the cultural similarities between the two countries make the women especially desirable. (Read more.)

No comments: