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Thousands Trafficked to the UK and Kept in Slavery, Police Report Shows
World  (tags: modern slavery, human trafficking, UK, National Crime Agency, NCA )

Judy
- 78 days ago - theguardian.com
Highest number of people trafficked came from Romania, and most were sexually exploited
ISIS Makes $3M Per Day From Oil Smuggling, Human Trafficking
World  (tags: ISIS, oil smuggling, human trafficking, ransom for captives, world, evil business )

Nancy
- 92 days ago - nypost.com
The group also has earned hundreds of millions of dollars from smuggling antiquities out of Iraq to be sold in Turkey, al-Khatteeb said, and millions more from human trafficking by selling women and children as sex slaves.
Islamic State's Funding Exceeds That Of Any Other Terrorist Group In History
World  (tags: ISIL, money, oil smuggling, human trafficking, world, terrorism, violence, middle-east, news, corruption )

Carrie
- 94 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
IS militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial juggernaut, earning more than $3 million a day from oil smuggling, human trafficking, theft and extortion, according to U.S. intelligence...
Mozambique: Tanzanian Woman Nabbed Over Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human Trafficking, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 94 days ago - en.starafrica.com
An unnamed Tanzanian woman has been arrested in Mozambique's remote district of Montepuez, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, on charges of trafficking in women for purposes of prostitution, APA can report Sunday.
Slaves and Human Trafficking Victims Forced to Work on Cannabis Farms in UK
World  (tags: world, humanrights, europe, slavery, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 107 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
Slaves held in Britain are growing the cannabis that ends up in thousands of joints across the UK. The cultivation of the class B drug by crime gangs in urban homes is being done with the enforced labour of people
Marin Human Trafficking Task Force Aims to Raise Awareness, Train Law Enforcement
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, pimping, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 137 days ago - marinij.com
When Emily Sims was 19, she met a man in Marin who swept her off her feet and became her boyfriend. But their relationship held a dark secret as he spent three years sexually exploiting her, pimping her out throughout the county.
Human Trafficking Lands San Leandro Man in Prison
World  (tags: humanrights, Human Trafficking, charges )

Rose
- 196 days ago - thecalifornian.com
Monterey County Superior Court Judge Julie Culver sentenced a 35-year-old San Leandro man to nine years in prison Tuesday for human trafficking and pandering
'Welcome to Hell:' African Migrants Held for Ransom in Yemen's Torture Camps
World  (tags: human trafficking, yemen, torture, world, politics, society, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, violence, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 205 days ago - news.vice.com
African migrants traveling through Yemen are regularly held by human traffickers and tortured, sometimes fatally, until their families pay ransom for their freedom.
The Dark Side of the Oil Boom: Human Trafficking in the Heartland
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', usa, oil, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 233 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
WILLISTON, N.D. - When he took office 20 years ago, Mayor Ward Koeser's town was struggling
Hillary Clinton Urges Action Against Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Human Trafficking, hillaryclinton )

Rose
- 235 days ago - usatoday.com
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Lifelong Methodist Hillary Rodham Clinton urged people Saturday at a gathering of United Methodist women to combat social injustices like human trafficking and workplace inequality.
End Human Trafficking in Assam - Petition: PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: Human Rights, human trafficking, Walk Free, poverty, tea plantations, Assam, TATA global beverages, Tetleys )

Evelyn
- 256 days ago - walkfree.org
Workers in Assam are trapped in a unique situation of terrible poverty making them vulnerable to the lure of human traffickers. Investigative reports indicate that people in Delhi have bought girls for as little as $65 USD. Others are taken abroad.
2 Chinese Grabbed for Human Trafficking
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 287 days ago - citifmonline.com
The Anti-Human Trafficking Department of the Ghana Police Service arrested two Chinese for trafficking six Vietnamese into Ghana for prostitution.
Human Trafficking Brings Easy Money, Hard Lives For Teenage Girls
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, violence, Human Trafficking, young girls )

Rose
- 295 days ago - sacramento.cbslocal.com
RAMENTO (CBS13) -- Federal investigators say Sacramento is a gateway for human trafficking, and they say victims and their peddlers at are the proof. Video
IT HAPPENED TO ME: I ALMOST BECAME A VICTIM OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING AT THE SOCHI OLYMPICS
World  (tags: Sochi Winter Olympics, women, Human Trafficking, society, crime, world )

Carrie
- 296 days ago - xojane.com
Recently, the price of fame may have nearly cost me my life, when a man fabricated a broadcasting contract with a major network in order to get me and another media personality to Russia for the Sochi Olympics.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help End The Sinai Slave Trade
World  (tags: world, humanrights, human trafficking, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, middle-east, africa, crime )

Cal
- 307 days ago - avaaz.org
Thousands of East Africans have been abducted by criminal trafficking rings, and tortured in Egypt's Sinai until their desperate families pay huge ransoms for their freedom. Every hour these men, women and children are in captivity is an hour too long
 

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