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Uganda police concerned by the number of youth stranded in human trafficking rings abroad (file photo).

Police are closing in on leaders of a Kigali-based racket of human traffickers whose activities threaten to turn the country into a source of girls and young women sold into sex slavery in neighbouring countries and the Middle East.

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A Rwandan diplomat at the Rwandan mission at the UN has asked the world body to devise urgent measures to curtail human trafficking as the crime is on the increase.

Jeanne d'Arc Byaje, Rwanda's deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, on Tuesday, told the General Assembly meeting on the Appraisal of the UN Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons that the stakes in human trafficking are too high to be ignored any further.

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A Rwandan diplomat at the Rwandan mission at the UN has asked the world body to devise urgent measures to curtail human trafficking as the crime is on the increase.

Jeanne d'Arc Byaje, Rwanda's deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, on Tuesday, told the General Assembly meeting on the Appraisal of the UN Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons that the stakes in human trafficking are too high to be ignored any further.

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Effectively combating transnational and cross border crimes requires close cooperation and commitment of several states, because it surpasses a single nation to combat crimes such as terrorism, human and drug trafficking. It is in this regards that Rwanda National Police hosted the Eastern Africa police Chiefs Cooperation Organization (EAPCCO) Police Command Post Exercise (PCXPX).

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Rwanda Media High Council and Immigration departments have called Journalists to hold tight their pens and other work equipment to back up the fight against human trafficking particularly children business, it has been requested.

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Police Warns on Human Trafficking

Wednesday, 11 July 2012 06:52

The police have warned about the existence of human trafficking in the country and urged the public to be aware of the crime.

According to Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Christophe Bizimungu, the Commissioner for Criminal Investigations (CID), human trafficking is a discreet crime which is lucrative for those involved.

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Bosco Ntaganda.

In March 2012 the International Criminal Court (ICC) found Congolese rebel leader Thomas Lubanga guilty of recruiting and enlisting child soldiers. The ICC verdict brought attention to Lubanga's co-accused, General Bosco Ntaganda, for whom the ICC issued an arrest warrant nearly six years ago.

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