36 children rescued from traffickers
Police have busted a major human trafficking ring and rescued 36 children who had been abducted, the Ministry of Public Security said on Tuesday. According to the ministry, police in Fujian province received information in May about a suspect who was believed to be involved in child trafficking. As an investigation unfolded, a major child trafficking ring spanning seven provincial regions was uncovered. A total of 157 suspects connected to the ring were arrested by police, the ministry said.