Filipinos warned about human trafficking gangs in Dubai

The Philippine government has warned job seekers about human trafficking in Dubai which illegally sends workers to Iraq. The warning was issued following the rescue of two Filipinos by the Philippine embassy in Baghdad, with the help of a local anti-human trafficking group.

Filipinos who are looking for work overseas should check visa requirements with the Filipino embassy and check with the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration regarding the legitimacy of job offers.

Read more about the warning here.

Elizabeth Moss