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UN: Heinous Crime of Human Trafficking Must Stop

The United Nations is calling for an end to Human Trafficking as it marks the first World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. It comes four years after the U.N. General Assembly adopted a Global Action Plan to combat the crime. This plan focuses on preventing trafficking, prosecuting offenders and protecting victims.  It calls on states to set up national programs that implement these measures. Human rights activists regard this day as another significant step in the fight against...

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