Unidentified Thai suspects are seated at a news conference, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, at police headquarters in Bangkok, Thailand. (AP Photo/Penny Yi Wang)
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
A Swiss court Wednesday sentenced a Thai woman to 10 and a half years behind bars for her role in a forced prostitution ring, in one of Switzerland's biggest ever human trafficking cases. The regional Bern court ruled that the 58-year-old, whose name was not released, was guilty of human trafficking, as well as promoting prostitution, incitement to illegal entry and residency in Switzerland and money laundering, the ATS news agency reported.She had brought 75 women and transgender people from Thailand to Switzerland, and forced them into prostitution across the wealthy Alpine nation, it said.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE