PBS NewsHour

How human traffickers trap women into domestic servitude

Clip: 06/19/2017 | 8m 25s

More than three million women are forced into servitude as domestic workers every year, often lured to other countries in the Persian Gulf or Middle East under false pretenses. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on ways some advocates are working to protect workers, as well as women in low-income countries who may be vulnerable to human traffickers.

Aired: 06/19/17

Rating: NR

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