Manufactured Orphans

Undercover Asia S4

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Ep 5: Manufactured Orphans

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Nearly 90% of the estimated 143 million children in orphanages worldwide are not orphans at all. They are systematically bought, coerced, and stolen away from their birth families. The adoption industry is a huge market driven by money where orphans are ‘manufactured’. 

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