TITLE

Migrants' organs taken as boat fare

PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
Daily Mail;10/14/2014, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
MIGRANTS were forced by human traffickers to sell their organs to pay for their passage from Africa to Europe, according to Italian police.
ACCESSION #
98849187

 

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