A report published in 2004 by the Vatican stated: The Philippines has a serious trafficking problem of women and children illegally recruited into the tourist industry for sexual exploitation.
Destinations within the country are Metro Manila, Angeles City, Olongapo City, towns in Bulacan, Batangas, Cebu City, Davao and Cagayan de Oro City and other sex tourist resorts such as Puerto Galera, which is notorious, Pagsanjan, Laguna, San Fernando Pampanga, and many beach resorts throughout the country.
The area is a favorite for foreign child molesters seeking children.
Authorities considered that operation in 2011 to be a one-off case.
But the next month, another family was caught in the same area.
A series of chilling images reveal the truth behind a Filipino cyber-sex den where girls as young as 11 are lined up for paedophiles to hand-pick who they want to see abused on webcam.
The girls are forced to smile while being raped on camera as predators tell abusers what to do with them.
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