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Sale of children. Doctors involved in 4 criminal cases

Doctors, suspected of the sale of children, terminated pregnancy in the 8th month. The Prosecutor of the Department for Combating Corruption and Supervision over Implementation of Law in Social Sphere and Protection of the Rights of Children of the Prosecutor General’s Office, Nurzhan Talantbek uulu, told at a press conference.

According to him, the police and the prosecutor’s office opened four criminal cases on the sale of children.

«Five people were charged, three of whom are held in pretrial detention center, two are under house arrest. Two criminal cases were opened by the prosecutor’s office and two — by the police on trafficking in newborns facts. Obstetrician-gynecologist of a private medical center performed an abortion at the 32nd week of pregnancy, but according to the law it can be done only until 22 weeks,» Nurzhan Talantbek uulu told.

Recall, policemen detained doctors suspected of sale of children in Bishkek. At least two out of five detainees signed written undertaking not to leave the city, three were placed in detention center 1. It is known that foreign citizens are also involved in the case.