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UK truck deaths reignite calls to tackle nail bar slavery

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London, UKThomson Reuters Foundation The deaths of 39 migrants found in a refrigerated truck in Britain has reignited calls for efforts to tackle slavery in the nail bar sector, a common destination for trafficked Vietnamese. Most of the people discovered in the truck are believed to be from Vietnam, one of the top source countries […]

“Can do better” – UK upbraided over support for child slavery survivors

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LondonThomson Reuters Foundation It was bad enough to be stolen from home and trafficked over the seas into slavery – but rescued children say Britain offers scant solace or support once they escape their ordeal. Victims of trafficking testified in parliament on Wednesday about falling into slavery and how they struggled in its aftermath, saying […]