US State Department Trafficking in Persons Report Says Bulgarian Government Is Making Significant Efforts to Eliminate Trafficking in Persons

Washington, D.C., July 28 (BTA) – Bulgaria is a source and, to a lesser extent, a transit and destination country for men,
women, and children subjected to sex trafficking and forced labor, this year’s US Department of State Trafficking in PersonsĀ  Report says in the part devoted to Bulgaria. The report was published on the Department of State website Monday. Bulgaria remains one of the primary source countries of human trafficking in the EU. Bulgarian women and children are subjected to sex trafficking within the country, as well as in Europe, Russia, the Middle East, and the United States. More…