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Iraqi Forces Arrest ‘Organ Trafficking Network’ in Baghdad

A network accused of living organs trafficking was arrested on Monday in Iraq’s capital Baghdad, an official statement announced.

During a precise operation, four people, believed to be members of one organ trafficking network, were arrested in Karrada district of Baghdad, the statement revealed.

The group were holding a child, who is believed to be a victim, at the time of the arrest.

They were luring their targets under the guise of a health company arranging medical treatments abroad, the statement said without naming any countries.