In The Media: AP tracked supply chain of slave caught fish to US

By The Associated Press
March 25, 215

” A yearlong investigation into forced labor and trafficking in Southeast Asia’s fishing industry led an Associated Press team to Benjina, a small town that straddles two islands in the far reaches of eastern Indonesia. There journalists interviewed more than 40 current and former slaves, mostly from Myanmar, also known as Burma. Many said they had been forced to work on boats overseen by Thai captains under extremely brutal conditions. They were paid little or nothing at all, and some were at sea for months or years at a time.”

See The Full Article: http://news.yahoo.com/ap-tracked-supply-chain-slave-caught-fish-us-013522781.html

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