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Cambodia arrests 5 in crackdown on commercial surrogacy

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PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - Cambodian police have arrested five people on charges of providing commercial surrogate services, an official said Saturday.
Four Cambodian women and a Chinese man were arrested Thursday in a house in Phnom Penh, Cambodia's capital, said Keo Thea, chief of anti-trafficking police for the Phnom Penh Municipality.
He said that during the raid, police rescued 33 pregnant surrogates who were allegedly hired by the Chinese man. He said the women were now under the care of the social welfare ministry.
Cambodia banned commercial surrogacy in 2016 after becoming a popular...
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Four people arrested in Pittsburgh protests over death of teen

Four people arrested in Pittsburgh protests over death of teen

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Four people were arrested Friday as hundreds of protesters blocked streets, a county official said.
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