Tag: Human trafficking

A worker seen in a coffee farm during operation to identify slave workers in Minas Gerais state. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

Slave Workers Rescued in Brazil Were as Young as Nine

A large Brazilian tobacco exporter has been charged with using slave labor in the ...

Venezuelan refugees receive temporary shelter in Boa Vista, Brazil - Marcelo Camargo/ABr

85,000 Venezuelan Refugees Fled to Brazil, Many of Them Children

Fleeing poverty and hunger, at least 1,000 Venezuelan children arrived at Brazil’s main entry ...

Police Break Another Ring Using Mexico to Smuggle Brazilians into the US

Brazilian authorities on Tuesday, November 29, arrested 35 people accused of sneaking illegal migrants ...

Brazilian Police Bust Brazil-US Human Trafficking Ring

Around 120 Brazilians were sent to the United States each month by a gang ...