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Thailand slammed for human trafficking

WASHINGTON (AFP) - The United States on Friday lashed Thailand, Malaysia and Venezuela for failing to make greater efforts to tackle the scourge of human trafficking.

All three countries, plus Gambia, were downgraded to the lowest level of the State Department’s annual Trafficking in Persons report - a move which could trigger US sanctions.

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