Furthermore, countries need to educate women and children who may become helpless victims of human trafficking. The victims of human trafficking usually start out young between the ages of 18 to 24 years old. For the victims of these criminal activities, 80% are women and 50% are children. In many of the cases of human trafficking the victims are trafficked by a relative. Residents of poor countries are mainly vulnerable to human traffickers. The way traffickers capture victims is under low radar and no one suspects anything. Girls are lured into bars and clubs and they are then put on display and customers pla...
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