US dismantles huge international child porn website

US Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson speaks during a press conference at the headquarters of the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement on March 18, 2014 in Washington, DCThe United States announced Tuesday it has dismantled a massive international online child pornography ring, one of the largest such operations ever uncovered. The website’s juvenile victims, who numbered more than 250, reside in five foreign countries and 39 US states, officials said. Authorities said the victims, were, for the most part, boys between the ages of 10 and 17. The organization is “one of the largest known online child exploitation operations in history,” Department of Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson told reporters.

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