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Pedophiles are increasingly on the prowl in Vietnam: police

A 30 percent rise in abuse cases has prompted police to warn families of the risks.

Cardinal Pell on his way home to Australia to face abuse charges - media

He is due to appear in a Melbourne court on July 26.
July 09, 2017 | 09:19 am GMT+7

10-yr-old Vietnamese girl pregnant following multiple rape ordeal

Her grandmother brought her a pregnancy test kit after she missed her period.
March 30, 2017 | 10:38 pm GMT+7

Report says 1,100 complaints of child abuse made against Australia's Anglican church

'Anglicans have been truly shocked and dismayed (by) the scope of our failure to tackle child sexual abuse within the Church.'
March 17, 2017 | 01:59 pm GMT+7

Disturbing video exposes violent feeding at Saigon kindergarten

Two women are seen slapping babies when they refuse to swallow food.
March 16, 2017 | 04:21 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese lawyer calls for chemical castration to punish pedophiles

Failure to punish pedophiles has caused public outcry.
March 15, 2017 | 08:35 pm GMT+7

New project tackles violence against children in Vietnam

About 3,000-4,000 Vietnamese children are suffering from abuse and maltreatment every year, according to World Vision Vietnam.
January 07, 2017 | 03:17 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese suspect in Cambodian child rape case to face justice in Vietnam

A 2-year-old Cambodian boy was allegedly abused by the man and three other Cambodian suspects.
December 16, 2016 | 11:25 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man wanted over child rape allegations in Cambodia

A Dutch man and two Cambodians have been arrested after videos of the brutal assault on a 2-year-old boy were posted on Facebook.
December 07, 2016 | 03:40 pm GMT+7

Fresh child abuse case exposes Myanmar's broken system

Tens of thousands of youngsters from poor families are also sent to work as servants in middle-class households.
September 30, 2016 | 02:42 pm GMT+7

Child sex tourism does not exist in Vietnam: official

Vietnam’s tourism administration has said that the country doesn’t offer child sex tourism after an NGO reported growth in this area in Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.
May 20, 2016 | 11:32 am GMT+7

Neighbors denounce woman who tied children to yard

Families who live in the neighborhood where two toddlers were found tied in the yard raise funds to help the children and say the woman charged with abusing them is no longer ...
May 01, 2016 | 09:13 pm GMT+7

Indonesia launches crackdown on child exploitation

Authorities in the sprawling Indonesian capital of Jakarta are cracking down on the exploitation of children after a raft of cases, from child labour to violence and sexual ...
April 07, 2016 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

Nearly ten thousand children sexually abused in the last 5 years

About 90 percent of child abusers are those supposed to take care of children, including teachers, neighbors, relatives, parents’ acquaintances, or even parents themselves, ...
March 30, 2016 | 04:05 pm GMT+7