Immigration says fact-finding probe looking into trafficking of Filipino women to Syria

(Philstar.com) – March 24, 2021 – 10:53am MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Immigration has rolled out a full blown investigation into the outbound trafficking of 44 Filipino women to Syria, another racket linked to the pastillas bribery scheme hounding the agency. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente told the Senate Committee on Women on Tuesday that they received information that 44 women were victimized by human trafficking syndicates. “I have ordered the creation of a fact-finding committee to find out how these victims were able to depart the Philippines,” Morente also said in the Sen…

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