Seoul's Baby Boxes Filling up- Anonymous Baby Abandonment On The Rise (Video)

The video shows a baby being left at a church in Seoul- deposited in the church's baby box to be looked after by Pastor Lee Jong-Rak, at least for the time being.

About two weeks old, the child was left with a bag of supplies, and a note from the mother.

However, a new set of laws recently went into effect that are making anonymous baby abandonment more difficult for biological parents. Supporters say it protects the child's right to know his or her origins but critics say forcing parents to be identified will mean a need for more safe havens drop off centers.

For now Pastor Lee, who is looking after 20 children aged 2 through 26, says he'll continue to run his baby box... vowing to keep it open until the government can provide adequate protection for the unwanted.
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