03 July 2021

Turkey blasts US report on Trafficking in Persons Related news


ANKARA Turkey strongly criticized on Friday "unfounded" assumptions in the US State Department's recently published 2021 Trafficking in Persons report.  A Foreign Ministry statement said the document confirms Turkey's increased battle against human trafficking. The ministry criticized "allegations made by some NGO reports, which are of dubious reliability" and based on "unfounded assumptions." "Turkey makes every effort to prevent human trafficking, punish criminals and protect victims of [...]