Monday 7 July 2008
July 07, 2008
Central Asian Migrant Laborers Trapped In Modern-Day Slavery
The faces of the new slave trade are Central Asian -- Uzbek, Tajik, and Kyrgyz. But unlike in the past, when Central Asians would emigrate to the West or the Middle East, their new "masters" are former compatriots in former Soviet countries like Russia, Kazakhstan, and Azerbaijan.