Saturday, August 20, 2011

Pills Made From Dead Babies (China)

Global Times [China]
10 August 2011

Govt probes pills 'made from dead infants'


The Ministry of Health expressed great concern Tuesday over South Korean media reports indicating that Seoul customs authorities had seized a batch of medicine from China that used the dried-up remains of dead infants as its main ingredient. [...]

China Daily
10 August 2011

Ministry investigates pills made of 'baby flesh'

By Zhou Wenting and Liu Mingtai (China Daily)

BEIJING / CHANGCHUN - The Ministry of Health said on Tuesday that it has launched an investigation in the wake of a media report in South Korea about capsules from China - made from the flesh of dead babies - being used as stamina boosters. [...]