Man who biked thousands of miles looking for kidnapped son and inspired Andy Lau movie reunite after 24 years
A man who lost his 2-year-old son and inspired the 2015 movie “Lost and Love” was finally reunited with his child after 24 years.
Emotional reunion: On Sunday, officials informed Guo Gangtang, of Shandong province, that they found his son, Xinzhen, now 26, after a DNA test confirmed a match, according to AsiaOne.
The Netherlands has suspended all international adoptions after a government investigation uncovered over three decades of abuses, including coercing or paying foreign mothers to give up their children.
The investigation started after an increasing number of adoptees looked into their family history and later discovered their birth documents were either forged or lost, or their adoption was illegal, according to Aljazeera.
An elderly couple in California is facing human trafficking charges for putting their employees under inhumane conditions, including working for 15 hours each day, authorities said.
What happened: The discovery was made during an Alcoholic Beverage Control inspection at M&M Liquors on Westwood Drive in Gilroy in February, according to KION.
Local authorities in Denver busted a multi-million dollar human trafficking ring operating in the area following a year-long investigation.
The ring: Seven people were indicted for their alleged involvement in illegal massage parlors that trafficked women from China, the Denver Channel reported.
Four men were sentenced to a total of about 17 years for smuggling Vietnamese nationals — including children — in a yacht to the U.K. last April.
The immigrants, who had been crammed “like freight,” were shipped through a harbor in Newlyn, a fishing village in the South West England county of Cornwall.
Vietnamese Girls Trafficked to Brothels, Nail Salons While on Student Visas in the UK, Report Claims
Nearly a dozen Vietnamese children have gone missing in the United Kingdom due to trafficking in the last few years, a recent report claims.
The minors — most of whom are girls, some as young as 15 — reportedly enter the country through legitimate visas sponsored by private schools.
After weeks of investigation, local authorities in Essex say they have identified all 39 people whose dead bodies were discovered inside a refrigerated trailer in southeast England.
In a statement released by Essex police on Thursday, it was confirmed that the eight women and 31 men found in the truck in Grays, Essex, on Oct. 23, ten of whom were teenagers, were all from Vietnam.
All 39 deceased — eight women and 31 men — discovered in a refrigerated truck trailer in Essex, England have been confirmed by British police to be Chinese nationals.
The full circumstances around their deaths and the reason for this journey are still unknown, however, this incident is believed to be the latest case of human trafficking and is being treated as such.
A Filipina woman and her son ended up becoming personal servants for an American man who lured them to come to the U.S. with promises of a better life.
The unidentified woman met 46-year-old high school teacher Christian Mothershead on a dating site, called AsianDating.com, back in 2017, reports WITI reports.
An alleged human trafficker was arrested 18 hours after he was caught on CCTV abducting a little girl on the streets of Ganzhou in southeast China’s Jiangxi Province last week.
The suspect, identified as Zhang, was seen trying to lure the 3-year-old girl with food on July 6. She followed the man while carrying a plastic bag containing the food he gave her, according to Daily Mail.
A woman in China sold her own baby so she could reportedly go on a shopping spree.
Identified only by her surname Yu, the shopaholic woman was found to have purchased cosmetic products immediately after selling her 19-month-old daughter for 50,000 yuan ($7,800).
Aleexandra Kefren, an aspiring model who went viral after planning to sell her virginity, says that it was all her agency’s publicity stunt to lure women into a much darker business.
Kefren auctioned off her virginity in March 2017 through Cinderella Escorts, which then claimed that over 300 girls tapped them for the same reason.