Forced labour, prostitutions and trade in organs – the number of the victims of human trafficking in the European Union has seriously increased, comments German Sueddeutsche Zeitung daily.
Meanwhile, the number of criminals convicted of the crime is decreasing.
The European Commission criticised that Germany faced lapses in the fight against traffickers.
More and more people in the European Union are exploited for prostitution and forced labour. These are the results of the first broad study on human trafficking in the 27-member bloc.
Source: FOCUS Information Agency