Kosovo police bust organ trade ring

Several doctors and a former health ministry official have been indicted for illegal organ trafficking in Kosovo.

    Several doctors and a former senior health ministry official have been indicted as part of an investigation into illegal organ trafficking in Kosovo.

    European Union prosecutors have submitted a file on the case to Kosovan authorities.

    The indictment names five people accused of trafficking in human organs and involvement in organised crime.

    Al Jazeera's Laurence Lee reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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