Garowe, Somalia — Puntland authorities apprehended 2 men alleged of kidnapping 7 young girls from southern Somalia outside Garowe as they were headed to Las'anod on Wednesday, Garowe Online reports.
The two men were charged with kidnapping and human trafficking 7 young girls from the ages of 7 to 15 from Hawadley village, under the district of Bal'ad in Middle Shabelle region.
The Algiers criminal court on Sunday (February 17th) postponed the trial of 13 child-trafficking suspects, AFP reported.
The case involves the alleged kidnapping of Algerian children, who were taken to Saint Etienne in France and given up for adoption in return for money.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - Officers say the case of a Bakersfield girl allegedly kidnapped and forced into acts of prostitution amounts to "human trafficking." It's a crime that some local groups say they've been battling against.
"Since the woman was known to the girl, she decided to go to Delhi. And a few days after getting the call, she boarded a train from Agra to reach Delhi.
In May 2011, the CNN Freedom Project highlighted the story of a seven-year-old boy kidnapped off the streets of Bangladesh by a criminal gang that, according to authorities, snatched children, crippled them, and then forced them to beg.
DEPOK, Indonesia — When a 14-year-old girl received a Facebook friend request from an older man she didn't know, she accepted it out of curiosity. It's a click she will forever regret, leading to a brutal story that has repeated itself as sexual predators find new ways to exploit Indonesia's growing obsession with social media.
Free Syrian Army members are trafficking in the body organs of Syrian civilians and army soldiers after kidnapping and murdering them, according to a report in the Turkish paper Yurt.
The newspaper's correspondent in Syria had shed the light “heinous events and violations regarding the organ trafficking by FSA terrorists” (see article: Syrian Terrorists Involved in Illegal Human Organ Trade http://english.farsnews.com/newstext.php?nn=9107112988).