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USA: Hundreds of child prostitute victims recovered in FBI breakthrough00:49

USA: Hundreds of child prostitute victims recovered in FBI breakthrough

United States, Mississippi
June 24, 2014 at 12:27 GMT +00:00 · Published

Footage taken in Jackson, Mississippi on Monday demonstrates the process of FBI arrests in a nationwide operation dubbed 'Operation Cross Country' - an FBI operation that hunts child sex traffickers.

FBI announced a breakthrough in Operation Cross Country on Monday, reporting the recovery of 168 child prostitutes across the USA and the arrests of 281 pimps in the previous week.

Operation Cross Country is part of the Innocence Lost National Initiative, a programme that works to mitigate the problem of child prostitution, which was established by the FBI in 2003.

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Footage taken in Jackson, Mississippi on Monday demonstrates the process of FBI arrests in a nationwide operation dubbed 'Operation Cross Country' - an FBI operation that hunts child sex traffickers.

FBI announced a breakthrough in Operation Cross Country on Monday, reporting the recovery of 168 child prostitutes across the USA and the arrests of 281 pimps in the previous week.

Operation Cross Country is part of the Innocence Lost National Initiative, a programme that works to mitigate the problem of child prostitution, which was established by the FBI in 2003.

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