Sun probe into spouse trade by clans of Bulgarians
A TRADE in gypsy child brides is exposed by The Sun today.
Girls as early as 12 are paraded by moms and dads at “wedding fairs” staged across eastern European countries.
It really is feared the blonde woman seized in Greece from Romas posing as her moms and dads ended up being destined become offered at such a meeting.
Charges all the way to ?40,000 plus costly vehicles are paid for the most useful virgin brides.
The sunlight witnessed one particular wedding market in Bulgaria where in actuality the authorities turn a blind attention to your cynical trade.
Our publicity comes as police probe claims that the four-year-old woman understood as Maria ended up being destined become offered as being a bride the moment she reached her teenagers.
Along with her reasonable locks and blue eyes, she could have attained a bumper payday for gypsy “mum” Eleftheria Dimopoulou, 40, and her partner Christos Salis, 39, in seven or more years.
The few are believed to possess purchased your ex from a penniless Bulgarian household — as a good investment.
We witnessed first-hand the amazing marriage that is annual — which appears medieval to contemporary, Western eyes — staged by the Kalaidjii “Platemakers” gypsy clan of Bulgaria. (mehr …)