Bride trafficking to China spreads across Asia

By Heather Barr What do Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Pakistan, and Vietnam have in common? The answer is tragic. There’s compelling evidence that all have become source countries for a brutal business – the trafficking of women and girls for sale in China as brides. In China, the percentage of women has fallen steadily since 1987. Researchers estimate that China now has 30 to […]