Babies for Export – Guatemala

In Adoption Trafficking, Rights, Videos by holtproduct

Most babies go to the USA where demand is high. “It is difficult,” says one mother, “After she had gone I didn’t eat for days.”  Such is the demand that babies are even being kidnapped.  Changing hands for $3000 on the black market. To prevent the illegal adoption of kidnapped babies compulsory blood tests have been introduced by the American and Canadian embassies.

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