Rescued from a Brothel in Cambodia, Trafficking Survivors Receive Crisis Care from IJM

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA – This week in Cambodia, IJM worked with local police to rescue girls and women from a brothel where they were sold for sex.

The brothel fronted as a karaoke bar, located in a rural province popular with tourists for its beaches. Customers selected girls from a display room where they sat in rows behind a glass wall, while pimps negotiated their sale.

Mumbai: Rescue Operation Frees Victim The Day She Is Trafficked

MUMBAI – Last month, Manali* was trafficked into forced prostitution in a well-known red light area of Mumbai. But, on the very day she was brought to the Bori Chawl brothel, IJM and local police conducted an operation there, freeing her from a terrible future of forced prostitution, as well as securing the rescue of three more young women and the arrest of both the brothel owner and brothel keeper.