|A Burmese trafficking victim.|
Eventually Khin was informed she had been traded to another broker based in Shandong province, and before making the seven-day journey must part with her baby. "They said if I brought her it would be impossible to sell me," she says. "So they assured me they would send my daughter back to Mandalay." Faced with little other choice, she carefully wrote down her address, and with a broken heart, left her daughter behind.
|Figures and statistics of Burmese women sold in China as brides.|
|Monica Tan the writer.|