|Iran busts human organ trafficking ring||
TEHRAN – The Iranian Intelligence Ministry has issued a statement saying it has busted a human organ trafficking ring.
Due to relentless efforts made by intelligence forces, a major human organ trafficking ring was identified and seven members of the band were arrested, the statement read on Wednesday.
According to confessions made by the defendants, they had used forged documents to deceive relevant officials and carry on their illegal activities.
Organ trade is a trade involving inner human organs (heart, liver, kidneys, etc.) for organ transplantation. The commercial trade in human organs is illegal.
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|Last Updated on 09 August 2014 16:36|