COMBAT AGAINST HUMAN TRAFFICKING, KEY ISSUE FOR MACEDONIA
Combat against human trafficking has a key importance for Macedonia’s NATO membership, state secretary in the Macedonian Interior Ministry and national coordinator of the Commission for Human Trafficking Dr. Goce Dzukleski told the Vecer newspaper.
“NATO is not only a military but also a political organization, which supports combat against all types of crime, especially organized crime,” Dzukleski said.
Amendments to the Criminal Code are to be worked out. These amendments will more clearly and precisely determine crimes in the area of people trafficking.
The Macedonian Interior Ministry prepared 53 charges against 111 perpetrators in the field of human trafficking, forced prostitution and emigrants trafficking.
MD: Macedonia is often used as a transit route for human and drug trafficking into the EU and is really considered as a prostitution ‘Mecca”. Read an article about this at the link below.