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Criminal gangs 'exploiting Haiti victims'


Criminal gangs have been cashing in on the Haiti earthquake by seeking funds for bogus charities, a BBC investigation has uncovered. Fraudsters have sent out millions of spam emails claiming either to represent genuine charities or to be from charities which do not exist.

Special correspondent Razia Iqbal tracked down one criminal gang based in Spain.


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