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Organ Trafficking: A protected crime?


Al Jazeera | November 5, 2013
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Opinion: Nancy Scheper- Hughes the co-founder and director of Organs Watch

Lebanese Black Market: Syrian Refugees Sell Organs to Survive


DER SPIEGEL | November 12, 2013
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In the shadow of the Syrian civil war, a growing number of refugees are surviving in Lebanon by illegally selling their own organs. But the exchange comes at a huge cost.

Desperation for money pushes Turks to sell their kidneys

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Middle East Online | December 2, 2013
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Adverts apparently link to an organ trafficking ring which carries out illegal kidney removals, transplants.

Cash for kidneys offer lures Britons

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The Times | November 12, 2013
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British transplant patients are being offered illegally trafficked kidneys by an international organ dealer. The dealer promises to arrange surgery at a hospital chaired by the brother of the Sri Lankan president, an investigation by The Times has revealed..

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