The secret hospitals offering criminals new faces in the Philippines

Hair transplant tools, dental implants and skin-whitening IV drips have been seized from an underground clinic in the Philippines suspected of helping criminals transform their identities to avoid arrest.

Police raided the venue in Pasay City, south of Manila, in May, and two larger ones look likely to be closed down over the next few weeks. Authorities say these “clandestine hospitals have been offering plastic surgery services to fugitives and scam centre workers”, said Kelly Ng for the BBC

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