Sun probe into wife 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.
Its feared the girl that is blonde in Greece from Romas posing as her moms and dads ended up being destined become offered at such a conference.
Costs all the way to ?40,000 plus high priced vehicles are paid when it comes to virgin brides that are best.
The sunlight witnessed one particular wedding market in Bulgaria where in actuality the authorities turn a blind attention towards the cynical trade.
Our visibility comes as police probe claims that the girl that is four-year-old as Maria had been destined become offered as being a bride when she reached her teenagers.
Along with her hair that is fair and eyes, she could have gained 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 own purchased the lady from a penniless family that is bulgarian as a good investment.
We witnessed first-hand the incredible marriage that is annual — which appears medieval to contemporary, Western eyes — staged by the Kalaidjii “Platemakers” gypsy clan of Bulgaria.
The strange activities were held in the Saint Teodor reasonable in Stara Zagora, a town at the heart of this nation that is poverty-stricken.