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Human Trafficking

Ivanka Trump visits Sant' Egidio, meets survivors of 'unspeakable' human trafficking - Aleteia EN

May 26, 2017, 2:21 pm

Aleteia EN

Ivanka Trump visits Sant' Egidio, meets survivors of 'unspeakable' human trafficking
Aleteia EN
Visit included encounter with Nigerian and Ethiopian women who have been victims of human traffickers. On May 24, after president Trump's meeting with Pope Francis, his daughter Ivanka visited the Catholic lay Community of Sant'Egidio. Aleteia wondered ...
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Modern-day Slavery

Police chiefs reveal scourge of modern day slavery in Cumbria - News & Star

May 26, 2017, 10:03 am

News & Star

Police chiefs reveal scourge of modern day slavery in Cumbria
News & Star
CUMBRIA Police have received 130 intelligence reports of modern day slavery in the last year, including instances of “pop-up” brothels where young women were abused. The shocking revelation came at a conference in Carlisle attended by officials ...
Modern-day slaves forced to work in pop-up brothels - Cumbria policeTimes & Star

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Child Trafficking

IN DEPTH | Missing Children and Human Trafficking intersect - WKYC-TV

May 26, 2017, 1:28 am

WKYC-TV

IN DEPTH | Missing Children and Human Trafficking intersect
WKYC-TV
“We can't say that every missing child is a victim of human trafficking… however, it's something we need to be aware of,” Jones said. “When someone is missing and they're never found… a lot of these kids been missing for years… a trafficker can take ...

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Sex Slavery

Alleged traffickers charged in modern sex slavery - KPRC Houston

May 26, 2017, 4:34 am

KTAR.com

Alleged traffickers charged in modern sex slavery
KPRC Houston
NEW YORK (CNN) - Another 21 alleged members of an international sex trafficking ring have been charged in the United States with forcing hundreds of Thai women to travel to the US to work as "modern sex slaves." They join 17 members charged last ...
21 Across US Are Indicted in 'Modern-Day Sex Slave' RingNew York Times

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Sex Trafficking

Behind closed doors, Texas lawmakers strip funding for sex trafficking victims - Raw Story

May 26, 2017, 2:03 pm

Raw Story

Behind closed doors, Texas lawmakers strip funding for sex trafficking victims
Raw Story
In recent private negotiations between the Texas House and Senate about which public programs to fund and how to fund them, state lawmakers opted to kill a $3 million initiative to rehabilitate victims of sex trafficking. That ended hopes from child ...

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