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Thailand Arrests 2 Alleged Slave Brokers

Thai officials said Wednesday they arrested two key figures in a human trafficking ring that provides slave crews for the country's fishing boats, the latest move in a crackdown on widespread labor abuses in Southeast Asia's fishing industry. Officials from Thailand's Department of Special Investigation told a news conference the two men were “big figures” in a human trafficking syndicate in Samut Sakorn province, the country's biggest fishing hub, and had lured about 60...

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