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Slavery or Sex Worker: Ethiopian Survivors Only Choice in Yemen (VIDEO)

"Ethiopia is a source country for men, women, and children trafficked for the purposes of forced labor andfor commercial sexual exploitation" - U.S. State Dept Trafficking in Persons Report 2009
“Ethiopia is a source country for men, women, and children trafficked for the purposes of forced labor and for commercial sexual exploitation” – U.S. State Dept Trafficking in Persons Report, 2009

By YemenPost,

A couple of months ago, an investigation conducted by a right group based in Yemen, Al-Wethaq, revealed that two years in its post revolution era Yemen is still home to hundreds of slaves.

In all three provinces, slave markets are being operated by human traffickers and smugglers. Most incredibly, deeds of ownership are exchanged between slave traders and the slave owners upon completion of the trade with a price tag running at around $2500 per person at any given moment.

UNHCR wrote in its 2012 report,  Continue reading Slavery or Sex Worker: Ethiopian Survivors Only Choice in Yemen (VIDEO)