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China / Baby Hatches #1125711

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 27, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Guangzhou, China: Seth Doane) The announcement in China that baby hatches, where desperate parents can leave newborns, are closing because orphanages are full featured; details given about a couple who couldn’t afford the expensive treatment their baby who had severe medical problems; photo shown of the baby, who died because her father didn’t realize the hatch was closed. [Charity director LUO Zhiyong†† {through reporter's translation} – says the government doesn’t budget enough for treatment of abandoned babies.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Doane, Seth
Duration:
00:03:00

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