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US Adds 8 Countries to List of Worst Human Traffickers

Recruiters came to Angela’s town in Syria offering paid work in restaurants in Lebanon. She accepted to leave her war-torn country, but found herself subjected to sex trafficking along with dozens of other girls. They were locked in hotels and sometimes forced to see 20 clients each day. The traffickers also raped and tortured the girls into submission. Angela finally escaped with help from police.   Angela’s case was one of the stories told in the State Department’s 2016 Trafficking...

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