On holiday in Greece as a year-old, Megan Stephens fell in love. But her boyfriend turned out to be a pimp who trafficked her for six years. She tells her story to Elizabeth Day. A few weeks ago, Megan Stephens got on a bus in a bustling city centre in the north of England. A man sat across the aisle from her.
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Human trafficking in Poland - Wikipedia
By Jonathan Gould , Reuters Life! The first such bordello was established at the Mauthausen concentration camp in and the programme was then expanded to 10 camps including major ones such as Buchenwald, Dachau, Ravensbrueck, Sachsenhausen and Auschwitz. The last was set up in , just months before the war ended, to service the camp at Mittelbau-Dora, where V2 rockets were built. Sommer was able to interview some men who used the bordellos but no women sex workers. Most witnesses to World War Two era crimes have now died, though a trial of suspected concentration camp guard John Demjanjuk, who is facing charges of helping to kill 27, Jews during the war, is due to start late next month. The SS recruited the women from hard labour work details, where the women realised they would not live long if they continued.
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The U. Poland is a source and destination country for men and women subjected to trafficking in persons , specifically conditions of forced labor and for women and children in forced prostitution. Men and women from Poland are subjected to conditions of forced labor in Italy and Sweden.
The Salvation Army's job verification project in Poland aims to reduce the number of Poles caught up in trafficking and slavery both at home and overseas. A unique Salvation Army project in Poland is offering a job verification service and employment support program that aims to reduce the number of Poles becoming victims of human trafficking and slavery. The creation of the project was given impetus in when The Salvation Army UK reported that Poles were among the largest number of victims of human trafficking in the United Kingdom, and that this trend was growing. Other reports show that significant numbers of Poles were also trafficked to the Netherlands and Germany.