German MP Frank Heinrich on unprecedented police raids against sex trafficking
The UN Security Council has placed a global asset freeze and travel ban on the smugglers and traffickers. The Council said Libya's authorities were in favor of the sanctions and want more names added to the list.
Three years after the discovery of 71 suffocated migrants in the back of a truck in Austria, the smugglers responsible have been sentenced to 25 years in prison. The ringleader was accused of "frightening indifference."
Three people have been arrested in northern Germany on suspicion of trafficking Moldovan nationals on fake Romanian passports. Evidence suggests the networks may have links to the far-right Reichsbürger scene.
Young women who flee Venezuela's ongoing economic and humanitarian crisis for a better life in Europe are vulnerable to human traffickers. A raid this week by authorities in Barcelona has exposed a growing problem.
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