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Saudi compound in Virginia investigated for human trafficking

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posted on May, 3 2013 @ 10:21 AM

Federal authorities have launched an investigation into a Saudi Arabian compound in Northern Virginia over suspicions its residents may be engaging in human trafficking.
Federal and local police responded to a call from a house in the D.C. suburb of McLean and found “two potential victims of trafficking” who hailed from the Philippines, Raw Story reported. One of the women tried to run.

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This is nothing new and the Saudis do not have a monopoly on human trafficking; in this case he probably has diplomatic immunity so girls will be set free and so will he.. Everything from young kids to slightly older people (especially women) are taken and used for nefarious purposes all over the world.

Last year, the U.S. State Department reported that “Saudi Arabia is a destination country for men and women subjected to forced labor and to a lesser extent, force prostitution.” The report also said that Saudi Arabia “does not fully comply with the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking and is not making significant efforts to do so,” Raw Story reported.

It would/could be a monster thread if someone wanted to do the research on the human slavery/trafficking going on today.....
edit on 3-5-2013 by 727Sky because: .....

posted on May, 3 2013 @ 11:51 AM

a little more info on this from NBC4 has video. The video does bring up the diplomatic immunity

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