human traffickers

Migrants arrive at Malaga's port in Andalusia, Spain, after been rescued by Spanish Salvamento Maritimo | Photo: EPA/Çlvaro Cabrera
A scene from rescue operations on the boat with 313 migrants and 49 dead bodies aboard in the Strait of Sicily on August 17, 2015. PHOTO/ARCHIVE/ANSA/GUARDIA DI FINANZA
A rescue operation by NGO Proactiva Open Arms | PHOTO: EPA/Proactiva Open Arms
The court decided to hand down mild sentences because the couple did not actively promote human trafficking | PHOTO: picture-alliance/dpa/A. Dedert
Italian police checks cars at the border with France. Photo: ANSA/ ALESSANDRO DI MARCO
An estimated 80 to 90 percent of women in prostitution in Germany are migrants | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/J.K.Hildenbrand
The Turin police press conference to announce the dismantling of the smuggling of migrants | Photo: ANSA
Two Italian police officers in Milan (archival picture)
Canada has taken in several migrants and refugees. | Credit: imago, Richard Lautens
A screen grab of a video from the carabinieri shows part of the operation that made it possible to dismantle an association involved in human trafficking and the aiding and abetting of clandestine immigration of minors for prostitution.January 25, 2019. ANSA/ UFFICIO STAMPA
Authorities recorded raids associated with the operation | Credit: ANSA/GUARDIA DI FINANZA POLICE
An Italian financial police video shows the fast dinghies used by the traffickers | Credit: ANSA/GUARDIA DI FINANZA