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Pakistan seeks to strengthen laws addressing organ trafficking

The-Express-Tribune- -January-23-2017The Express Tribune | January 23, 2017
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By Qadeer Tanoli

FIA seeks legal cover to curb organ trade

The FIA has requested the federal government to include Transplantation of Human Organ and Tissue Act 2007 (HOTA) and Amendment Act 2010 (HOTA) in FIA’s schedule...

If you're a doctor, don’t forget to ask and fight organ trafficking! A great message for India and the world.

theguardian- -January-20-2017theguardian | January 20, 2017
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By Roli Srivastava

Text alert scheme will ensure families in India get the message on organ donation

Awareness campaign aims to stop trafficking and black market trade in body parts by reminding doctors to ask bereaved families about organ donation...

Organ trafficking in Egypt leads to death of Saudi transplant "tourist"

Saudi-Gazette- -January-19-2017Saudi Gazette | January 19, 2017
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By Nadir Al-Anzi

Embassy in Cairo denies detention of Saudi patients

TABUK — The Saudi embassy in Cairo has denied detention of Saudi patients in Cairo on charges of trading in human organs and said there are only two Saudi patients among the 40 other foreigners and Egyptians involved in the case.

The embassy, in a statement, said one of the two patients, Jaiz Al-Shammari has died while the second, Abdullah Al-Shabrami, is free now...

Organ trafficking in Egypt - patients are not winners in transplant tourism

El-Balad- -January-17-2017El-Balad | January 17, 2017
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Saudis reported stranded over suspected organ traffickingover suspected organ trafficking

Two Saudi men have been held in Egypt for the last two months for their alleged involvement in Egypt’s back market trade in illegal organs، according to authorities...

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