In China, human trafficking is the order of the day. An estimated 30,000 to 60,000 babies, children and teenagers disappear annually. One desperate father has been looking for his son for seven years.
The US State Department has downgraded China in its annual "Trafficking in Persons Report," placing it alongside what are deemed the worst offenders. It's the first time China has appeared in the category.
For months now, Iranian tourists have been able to enter Serbia visa-free. Once there, many hope to make their way through the Balkans to northern Europe. But for thousands of travelers, the dream ends in a refugee camp.
Women and unaccompanied minors are especially vulnerable to human trafficking, usually in the form of sex slavery. But a report noted other horrific forms of exploitation, such as using pregnant women to sell babies.
Nail salons have become notorious in recent years for slave-like conditions. In 2015, then-British Interior Minister Theresa May promised to do something about it.
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