In many countries, police arrested 184 suspected members of a pedophile ring and rescued 230 children online, "the largest event of its kind, Europol said Wednesday.
"We identified 670, 184 arrested and 230 Kids were heinous crimes can not be identified and saved further damage," director Rob Wainwright, police said.
"We hope the number continues to grow, he said, adding:". It is the largest event of its kind we've ever seen "
Secret Operation Rescue Mission, said Europol, the investigation began before 3 years and the Internet server is located in Holland, where nearly 70,000 members worldwide at its peak is removed.
The suspects are members of boylover.net online forums that promote sex in adults and children.
Europol said the site is a forum where members of the network without any form of crime. If you're on the Web site and through other channels like email, photos, videos and the exploitation of children.
"I can tell, and assure you that this is one of the police force has been so successful in recent years, which is the largest ring of pedophiles online worldwide," said Wainwright.
Investigation Agency has more than 4,000 institutions, the police sent more than 30 countries.
The countries participating in the mission of the United Kingdom United States, Belgium, Australia, Romania, Greece, Canada, Iceland, Netherlands, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, Poland, United.