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Hope, fear, waiting at French migrant camp run by smugglers

TETEGHEM, France – A Mercedes and a BMW, both with British license plates, sit in a forest clearing on the edge of a small migrant camp in northern France. 1,387 more words


Police and the army are stepping up efforts to clamp down on refugee trafficking

People smugglers profiting from plight of refugees

  • Date 03.09.2015
  • Author Matthias von Hein / dc

Europe’s refugee drama is a gold mine for unscrupulous people smugglers. 1,194 more words


Of Human Smugglers, Coyote Fees, Big Banks, and The Bible

“One of these things is not like the other, one of these things does not belong…” or so goes the Sesame Street kids song.  An illegal/undocumented immigrant says that he’s been blessed by God to get here (Doraville, Georgia).  71 more words

Man charged in Florida in Yasiel Puig smuggling

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida man has been arrested for his alleged role in a smuggling venture that brought Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba, according to court records. 341 more words


Thailand: Police rescue "hundreds" of Rohingya Muslims in human trafficking raid

By Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Andrew R.C. Marshall

BANGKOK          Mon Jan 27, 2014 6:43am EST

A Thai fishing boat plies the invisible maritime border between Thailand and Myanmar, with the hills of Myanmar visible in the background November 1, 2013.  629 more words

Dangerous conditions for immigrants? Border Patrol says human smugglers don't care

When the sun blazes down on a tractor trailer, the temperatures inside become incredibly hot. These dangerous conditions are a health hazard for undocumented immigrants being smuggled across the border. 187 more words