Babies among Philippines' modern slavery victims as lockdown fuels exploitation pandemic | ITV News

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Published on 12 Oct 2021, 22:21
In February this year, a conversation led ITV News Correspondent Lucy Watson to start looking into child sexual exploitation online in the Philippines.

I found out that parents were putting their own children on the web to be abused by paedophiles from abroad, and the majority of ‘clients’ were coming from the UK, US, Australia and western Europe.

It is an ongoing problem but it got worse during lockdown.

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