Posted Jun 18, 2019 three:41 am PDT
MADRID — Spanish police say they’ve freed 11 girls, most of them Ukrainian, who travelled to Spain considering they had been taking jobs as lodge chambermaids however had been pressured to work as prostitutes.
The Nationwide Police stated in a press release Tuesday they consider the worldwide gang had pressured greater than 200 girls into prostitution in the identical manner since 2015.
The assertion stated the ladies had been lured by on-line ads providing a mortgage to journey and well-paid lodge jobs in Burgos, a metropolis in northern Spain. After arriving, they had been pressured beneath risk of violence to work as prostitutes 10 hours a day, seven days per week. Fines ensured the loans had been by no means paid.
Two Spaniards and two Ukrainians had been arrested on suspicion of human trafficking and felony group, amongst different crimes.
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