Argentina Police rescued 10 children forced into slave labor Bolivia

Posted on March 25, 2011 • Filed under: Argentina, Bolivia, Human Rights Latin America, Human Smuggling, Z1test

Friday police rescued 10 children in Bolivia, obliged to forced labor in the international pass-Villazón La Quiaca, northern Argentina. Young people between 11 and 17 were used to transport illegal goods between southern Bolivia and the nation.
The operation, which were also arrested five men and a Bolivian woman, was conducted by the Gendarmerie, Argentina (border police) in the northern city of La Quiaca, just meters from the border crossing that connects to the Bolivian Villazón, sources of border police. Read Article

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