It’s an illegal trade in human organs which preys on people so desperate for money they’re willing to take the risk. In Afghanistan, the sick are so desperate for a life-saving transplant, they’re willing to pay the cost. And in the hospitals which carry out the operations, no-one is asking too many questions.
We’ve met one family where five out of six brothers have sold a kidney. And we should warn you, there is distressing testimony in this report.
Credits: Director: Tamana Ayazi; Camera: Jordan Bryon; Producer: Leslie Knott; Editor: Clementine Malpas