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US embassy and Msheireb Museums collaborate to raise awareness on modern-day slavery

US embassy and Msheireb Museums collaborate to raise awareness on modern-day slavery

William Grant, charge d’affaires at the US embassy, has presented the 2018 ‘Trafficking in Persons’ report to Msheireb Museums director Hafiz Ali for inclusion in the museum’s library.

Former slave runs for office in Mauritania to fight for freedom

Former slave runs for office in Mauritania to fight for freedom

Born into slavery and kept as a servant for 30 years, Haby Mint Rabah is now running for parliament in Mauritania to fight for freedom in a nation with one of the world's worst slavery rates.

Trump urged to push North Korea to end slavery at Singapore summit

Trump urged to push North Korea to end slavery at Singapore summit

United States President Donald Trump should press Pyongyang to end state-imposed slavery and forced labour, said North Korean defectors ahead of a historic summit between the leaders of both countries.

African migrants report torture, slavery in Algeria

African migrants report torture, slavery in Algeria

Dozens of Africans say they were sold for labour and trapped in slavery in Algeria in what aid agencies fear may be a widening trend of abusing migrants headed for a new life in Europe.

UK modern slavery raids save 36 victims

UK modern slavery raids save 36 victims

Raids on five British car washes have led to 15 arrests for modern-day slavery offences, and the rescuing of 36 victims, according to police.

Watson to quit after World T20

Watson to quit after World T20

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson announced yesterday he would retire from international cricket after the ongoing World Twenty20 in India, bringing to an end a sterling career spanning 14 years.