For migrants, stopover in Yemen often means rape and torture

RAS AL-ARA, Yemen (AP) — Tens of thousands of East African migrants depart for Yemen each year hoping to pass through to Saudi Arabia, where good jobs await. The migrants leave home ...

AP investigation finds African migrants starved, raped and tortured in Yemeni town that profits from human smuggling

RAS AL-ARA, Yemen (AP) — AP investigation finds African migrants starved, raped and tortured in Yemeni town that profits from human smuggling.

Arizona official pleads not guilty in adoption fraud case

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — An elected official in Arizona accused of running a human smuggling scheme that brought pregnant women from the Marshall Islands to the U.S. has pleaded not guilty to federal...

Arizona elected official accused of adoption fraud suspended

PHOENIX (AP) — The governing board in Arizona's most populous county has suspended an elected official accused of running a human smuggling scheme involving pregnant women from the Marshall Islands br...

Vietnam receives documents from UK on truck victimsVietnam receives documents from UK on truck victims

DIEM THINH, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's government said Monday that it has received from British authorities the documents of four of the people found dead in the back of a truck in England las...

Ex-refugee shares the dangers of being smuggled in a truck

LONDON (AP) — Ahmad Al-Rashid knows what it was like for the 39 people who were found dead in the back of a truck in southeastern England this week. He's been there. The 29-year-old ...

China urges joint fight on smuggling after deaths in Britain

China is calling for joint efforts to counter human smuggling after the discovering in Britain of 39 dead people believed to be Chinese migrants. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told repo...

The Latest: 2 more arrests in gruesome UK truck deaths case

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the case of 39 people found dead in a truck in England (all times local): 12:55 p.m. British police say they've arrested two more people...

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Inequalities in China drive many to seek better life abroad

BEIJING (AP) — Weeks prior to the discovery in England of the bodies of 39 people believed to be from China, Beijing was holding lavish National Day celebrations congratulating itself on its rise from...

China urges joint fight on smuggling after deaths in Britain

BEIJING (AP) — China is calling for joint efforts to counter human smuggling after the discovering in Britain of 39 dead people believed to be Chinese migrants. Foreign Ministry spok...

Probe expands into deaths of 39 in truck near British port

British police expanded an investigation into one of the country’s deadliest cases of human smuggling after 39 people were found dead in a refrigerated container truck near an English port. Esse...

Grim find: 39 dead in one of UK’s worst trafficking cases

Authorities found 39 people dead in a truck in an industrial park in England on Wednesday and arrested the driver on suspicion of murder in one of Britain’s worst human-smuggling tragedies. P...

Suspension sought for politician in human trafficking case

PHOENIX (AP) — The governing board in Arizona's most populous county took the first step Wednesday toward suspending an elected official accused of running a human smuggling scheme involving pregnant ...

Suspension sought for politician in human trafficking case

PHOENIX (AP) — The governing board in Arizona's most populous county took the first step Wednesday toward suspending an elected official accused of running a human smuggling scheme involving pregnant ...