At the end of last month, two men aged 24 and 50 were arrested by the Civil Guard in Madrid and Jaén accused of corrupting eight and nine-year-old children through the popular video game Fortnite. The alleged pedophiles asked the minors to send them nude photographs in exchange for virtual gifts of the game itself. It is only one of the latest operations released by the police forces, but the newspaper library records a drip of detainees throughout the country for extorting minors and having or disseminating child pornography through the network. And those are only the cases that are detected, because the great challenge in the fight against this scourge is precisely to bring out a clandestine and increasingly sophisticated phenomenon, experts argue.
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