China: Babies violating one-child policy seized, sold internationally

"Please for the sake of your country, use...
“Please, for the sake of our country, use birth control”. Sign put up by the Government. Image via Wikipedia

According to a report in the Caixin Weekly magazine, population control officials in the Chinese province of Hunan have seized at least 16 babies born in violation of the one-child policy, sent them to state-run orphanages, and then sold them abroad for adoption.

Before 1997, they usually punished us by tearing down our houses for breaching the one-child policy, but after 2000 they began to confiscate our children,” the magazine quoted villager Yuan Chaoren as saying.

via Babies violating China’s one-child policy seized, sold internationally – Beliefnet News.

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