On October 4, 2016, human rights activist Gaspar Matalaev was arrested in Turkmenistan, Central Asia. He has reportedly been subjected to torture by electric current to force him to confess to false charges of minor fraud. Repeated promises of his release have been broken.
Strength in numbers
Twelve million actions. Six million Facebook supporters. Two million email advocates. Thousands of partners, activists, and survivor advocates. All working together to end a $150 billion industry which exploits tens of millions of people. Modern slavery will end when we have the numbers on our side.
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