Yemen’s Torture Camps
Abuse of Migrants by Human Traffickers in a Climate of Impunity
May 25, 2014
The report documents harms suffered by migrants, most from the Horn of Africa, who try to travel through Yemen on their way to Saudi Arabia for work. Human Rights Watch found that various Yemeni security agencies in the border town of Haradh, where dozens of camps exist, and at checkpoints, allow the human trafficking industry to flourish with little government interference.