Three held on Rhodes over human trafficking accusations

Three people have been arrested on Rhodes over human trafficking accusations after they allegedly forced three Roma children to beg on the island’s streets.

The parents of the three children, as well as a 54-year-old local man were taken into custody.

The 54-year-old was observed picking up the three children from a Roma camp and driving them to various points on Rhodes, where they were forced to beg.

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