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S Africa Entry Rules Aimed at Curbing Child Trafficking

South Africa on Monday will impose tough new entry rules for minors aimed at preventing child trafficking, which airlines and travel agents say could hurt the important tourism industry. The government estimates 30,000 children are trafficked into South Africa annually, often for prostitution or labor. Opposition parties, human rights groups and tourism firms say the true figure is much lower. The new rules from the Department of Home Affairs require minors traveling with both parents...

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