Lifetime trauma According to the police, many parents involved in child pornography trivialize cybersex and argue that posturing in front of a camera cannot be equated with real prostitution as it doesn't involve physical contact.
However, rights groups say that victims of webcam child prostitution often suffer from severe, lifelong trauma.
So far, three men in Australia, Belgium and Denmark have been convicted in the case.
The business is so lucrative that some villagers have given up fishing and factory work. Poverty and growing digital infrastructure In Southeast Asia, the cybersex industry is growing rapidly.
The psychological impact of cybersex is as damaging as in cases of physical abuse.
Many exploited children have to deal with anxiety and depression issues, and they cannot establish proper relations with other humans. Healing process "The children need to vent out negative emotions to regain self-confidence," Shay Cullen, founder of the PREDA child protection group, told DW.
Sonia Gandhi has ended 19 years as head of India’s National Congress party.
Her successor, her son Rahul Gandhi, accused the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of inciting "medieval" acts against minorities.