Fourteen Vietnamese nationals trafficked to Myanmar were brought home on Sunday, following a handover carried out by the Ministry of Public Security and authorities in northern Tuyen Quang Province.
The victims were rescued and brought back to Vietnam by the Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation, a non-government organization based in Hanoi, the Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar, and relevant agencies of the country.
They are from Hanoi, Lao Cai, Binh Duong, Kien Giang, Yen Bai, Tuyen Quang, Nghe An, and Thanh Hoa.
After returning to Vietnam, they were quarantined for 14 days in the northern province of Tuyen Quang, as per COVID-19 control protocols.
|Fourteen Vietnamese nationals trafficked to Myanmar return home in this supplied photo.|
The Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation is a non-governmental organization that seeks out children and young people in crisis situations such as human trafficking, homelessness, and poverty, according to its website.
The organization rescues children from danger and provides long-term support for them to help them overcome trauma and injustice.