Human Traffic Watch

Rape and sham marriages: the fears of Syria’s women refugees

In Child Sex Trafficking, Forced marriage, Forced Prostitution, Human Trafficking on April 1, 2013 at 9:31 am

They see we don’t have money. They want to exploit us. Give me your daughter for 200,000 lira or 100,000 lira. It’s exploitation.Abu Sanad, father

Such reports of women being kidnapped, assaulted or raped abound around the camp. Women say security is non existent. They are too afraid even to go to the toilet at night alone.

“I come with my daughter, she enters and I stand here waiting for her,” says Um Hammad. “There are girls who don’t come to the toilet at night. We stay until the morning, holding it in.”

Source: Channel 4


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